principles of fluorescence techniques

april 6-8, 2011 | chicago, il

(agenda)

April 6, 2011
7:45 - 8:00 Shuttle from Hotel to Course
8:00 - 8:30 Breakfast
8:30 - 9:00 Registration & Introduction
9:00 - 9:30 A Short History of Fluorescence
Dr. Beniamino Barbieri
9:30 - 10:30 Basic Fluorescence Principles I
Prof. David M. Jameson
10:30 - 10:45 Coffee Break
10:45 - 11:45 Basic Fluorescence Principles II
Prof. David M. Jameson
11:45 - 12:45 FRET and In vitro Probes
Prof. David M. Jameson
12:45 - 13:15 Lunch
13:15 - 14:15 Fluorescent Probes in Cells
Prof. Richard Day
14:15 - 14:30 Introduction to Instrumentation: Fluorometers
Prof. Dr. Martin vandeVen
14:30 - 14:45 Introduction to Instrumentation: Microscopes
Dr. Justin Jureller
14:45 - 15:00 Coffee Break
15:00 - 18:30 Laboratory: Hands-on Experiments
18:30 Dinner Reception
20:00 Shuttle from Course to Hotel
April 7, 2011
7:45 - 8:00 Shuttle from Hotel to Course
8:00 - 8:30 Breakfast
8:30 - 9:30 Fluorescence Microscopy I
Prof. Peter So
9:30 - 10:45 Fluorescence Microscopy 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 & Group Picture
15:00 - 18:30 Laboratory: Hands-on Experiments
19:00 Shuttle from Course to Hotel
April 8, 2011
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 Lunch
12:30 - 14:30 Plasmonics
Prof. Zygmunt Gryczynski
14:30 - 15:30 Advances in Live Cell Laser Scanning Confocal and Intravital Multiphoton Imaging
Dr. James Lopez
15:30 - 15:45 Coffee Break
15:45 - 16:15 Closing Remarks/Award of Participation Diplomas
16:30 Shuttle from Course to Hotel