principles of fluorescence techniques

april 8-10, 2009 | chicago, il, usa

(agenda)

April 8, 2009
7:45 - 8:00 Shuttle from Hotel to Course
8:00 - 8:30 Breakfast
8:30 - 9:00 Registration & Introduction
9:00 - 10:30 Basic Fluorescence Principles I
Prof. David M. Jameson
10:30 - 10:45 Coffee Break
10:45 - 12:15 Basic Fluorescence Principles II
Prof. David M. Jameson
12:15 - 13:15 Lunch
13:15 - 14:30 FRET and In-vivo Probes
Prof. David M. Jameson
14:30 - 14:45 Introduction to Instrumentation: Fluorometers
Dr. Ewald Terpetschnig
14:45 - 15:00 Introduction to Instrumentation: Microscopes
Dr. Justin Jureller
15:00 - 15:15 Coffee Break
15:15 - 18:30 Laboratory: Hands-on Experiments
18:30 Dinner Reception
20:00 Shuttle from Course to Hotel
April 9, 2009
7:45 - 8:00 Shuttle from Hotel to Course
8:00 - 8:30 Breakfast
8:30 - 10:45 Fluorescence Microscopy I & II
Prof. Peter So
10:45 - 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:30 FCS, Autocorrelation; PCH, Cross-correlation
Prof. Enrico Gratton
12:30 - 13:15 Lunch
13:15 - 14:45 RICS and FLIM
Prof. Enrico Gratton
14:45 - 15:00 Coffee Break
15:00 - 18:30 Laboratory: Hands-on Experiments
19:00 Shuttle from Course to Hotel
April 10, 2009
7:45 - 8:00 Shuttle from Hotel to Course
8:00 - 8:30 Breakfast
8:30 - 11:30 Laboratory: Hands-on Experiments
11:30 - 12:30 Full Field Fluorescence Lifetime Imaging
Prof. Robert Clegg
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 15:30 Plasmonics
Prof. Zygmunt Gryczynski
15:30 - 15:45 Coffee Break & Group Picture
15:45 - 16:45 Fluorescence Probes and Labels for Biomedical Applications
Dr. Ewald Terpetschnig
16:45 - 17:45 Engineering Fluorescent Proteins
Prof. Robert Keenan
17:45 - 18:15 Closing Remarks/Award of Participation Diplomas
18:30 Shuttle from Course to Hotel