Using the Core Facility
We are pleased to welcome all users of any level of microscopy experience from the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences and visiting scientists from other faculties, universities and hospitals.
If you are a new user, you have to be introduced to the microscope you wish to use by one of our members of staff. The introduction depends on your previous experience with microscopy. Read more about our user levels.
Booking and cancellation
If you have problems or doubts on the use or the performance of the system, do not hesitate to contact CFIM LM staff. Phone numbers are displayed in each microscope room.
› Michael J. Johnson: michael.james[at]sund.ku.dk, and
› Tillmann Pape: Tillmann.Pape[at]cpr.ku.dk.
Data and IT
CFIM should be acknowledged in all publications containing data obtained with CFIM equipment with the following sentence: "We acknowledge the Core Facility for Integrated Microscopy, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen.".
All computers in the Core Facility are integrated with the Faculty domain, SUND. Therefore, when logging on to a computer, please use your SUND username and password.
All non-employees will receive a SUND username and password when signing up for using the CFIM microscopes.
Storage of data
Employees at SUND should store all required data on their network drive P: or Q:. External should use the network drive Q:. From here you must open the folder named 'CFIM' and store your data in the subfolder 'data'. From this folder you can save data on a USB device or an external hard disk. If you cannot reach your network drive, please notify CFIM staff.
To access data from a private computer, you will need to connect to SUND's VPN.
Wireless internet access
WiFi is installed in CFIM to allow access to the internet from your private laptop. The name of the network is 'Eduroam'.
Please set up the free guest network for use of private laptops at CFIM facilities.