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Workshops and training

Develop your microscopy skills

In 2020 Sydney Microscopy & Microanalysis will offer a range of specialised short courses on microscopy techniques and sample preparation.

Explore our masterclasses

Seminar Series: exploring techniques & workflows

Date: 16 & 17 April

Time: 9am - 1pm each day

Venue: Room 236, Madsen Building (F09), Camperdown campus

Cost: Free of charge (places limited)

To secure your place email Dr Jacob Byrnes.

Light microscopy workshop

Date: 20 & 21 April

Time: 9am - 1pm each day

Venue: CPC Dry Teaching Lab 1.4

An introduction to fluorescence technique, fluorescence and confocal microscopes, and specimen preparation, with a tutorial on common fluorophores and filter sets. This workshop aims to provide a strong basis for new users, Honours, PhD students and research staff in fluorescence microscopy.

Cost: Free of charge for current project holders

To secure your place email Dr Pamela Young.

Image Analysis Techniques using ImageJ/FIJI software

Dates: tba

Time:

Venue: VisLab, Room 121 Level 1 Madsen Building (F09)

Cost: Free

This workshop will be run with small groups (max. 5 people) in hands-on sessions over two weeks in Semester 1.

To secure your place please email Dr Ying ying Su.

 

TEM in Physical Sciences

Date: Two day workshop 24 & 25 February

Day 1: Physical Science Lectures - 24 Febraury
          by Nestor Zaluzec (Argonne, USA) &
          Matthew Weyland (Monash, AUS)
          9am -12.30pm & 2pm - 5.30pm     

Venue: Room 236, Madsen Building (F09), Camperdown campus

Day 2: Physical Science Labs - 25 Febraury (SOLD OUT)
          Lab courses for beginners at Madsen Building (F09)
          Advanced users (Themis at Sydney Nanoscience Hub (SNH)
          From 9am

This course covers a range of topics from Instrumentation, Diffraction, Imaging, STEM, EDS, EELS, specimen preparation and data analysis.

Cost: $50 (+GST for external attendees)

To secure your place please fill in and return this registration form to Dr Magnus Garbrecht.


CryoEM User Group Meeting

Date: 24 February

Venue: Room 3170, Abercrombie Building (H70)
           The University of Sydney

Time: 10am - 5pm

All aspects of CryoEM will be covered in this meeting. Get insights into cutting edge research from various researchers in the biological field as well as an introduction by Thermo Fisher into single particle analysis.

Cost: Free of charge

To secure your place please email Dr Bill Close.

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