Light Microscopy course January 2016

This condensed course is aimed at everybody, who wants to understand the basic principles of optics and fluorescence in microscopy. Theoretical lectures are followed by practicals.


Basic Principles of microscopy

- Optics of the microscope
- Diffraction, Resolution and Contrast

Fluorescence and Confocal Microscopy

- Fluorescence microscopy (fluorophores, illumination…)
- Basic Confocal microscopy (Lasers, multi-dimensional Image Recording …)


Next course: 19th-20th of January 2016

Max number of participants: 18
In case of overbooking, priority will be given to non-PhD students, and to CFIM users.

This course is for educational purposes only. No ECTS points will be given.


Academic users 2500 DKK
Commercial users 5000 DKK

Former courses programme

Programme of the August 2015 edition