The 3rd ABiS Advanced Light Microscopy Training Workshop at OIST


Monday, January 28, 2019 - 09:00 to Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 12:00


C210, B503 seminar rooms and "B380"s microscope rooms of OIST



This workshop is intended for support staff of microscope facilities, researchers and students who have experience in fluorescence microscopy. Participants will learn about super resolution microscopy and tips for getting the best microscope performance for a variety of purposes.


  • Methods and theories of super resolution microscopy (SIM, STORM/PALM, STED, etc.)
  • For getting best performance of microscope (Aberration correction, Labeling condition, Sampling rate, Denoising, etc.)
  • Advanced applications of microscopy in research.
  • Introduction of advanced technologies by microscope manufactures.

Demonstration  (supported by microscope manufactures)

  • N-SIM (Nikon)
  • N-STORM (Nikon)
  • SP8 STED 3X (Leica)
  • SD-OSR (Olympus)
  • LSM 880 Airyscan (Zeiss)
  • Lightsheet Z.1 (Zeiss)


Please fill out the form and submit.  Participants in demonstration will be selected because of the limitation of capacity.

Application Form      (Application deadline:  December 21, 2018)

Travel funding

Domestic travel funding support is available. If you need it, please apply for it in the form.

Accommodation for participants from outside of Okinawa

Rizan Sea Park Hotel Tancha Bay.  Shuttle to the OIST campus will be provided.


Detailed Schedule will be updated soon!

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