FSK3514 Super Resolution Microscopy 3.0 credits

Superupplösande mikroskopi

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Content and learning outcomes

Course contents *

Acquired hands-on experience regarding the superesolution techniques.

Present and critically discuss own scientific work and how to apply super resolution fluorescence microscopy in individual research projects.

Intended learning outcomes *

Aquire extended knowhow on how all superresolution techniques work (SIM, STED, dSTORM, PALM) and how to apply them in biological research (pros & cons).

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites *

Registered PhD-student together with submission of research plan (ALM access form)

Download from www.scilifelab.se/facilities/alm/

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Examination and completion

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P, F

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  • INL1 - Assignment, 3.0 credits, Grading scale: P, F

Based on recommendation from KTH’s coordinator for disabilities, the examiner will decide how to adapt an examination for students with documented disability.

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Grading scale: P/F

Other requirements for final grade *

Written take-home assignment of writing a research plan (3-4 pages) where superresolution microscopy is applied to solve a relevant question based on the acquired knowledge during the course sessions

Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Opportunity to raise an approved grade via renewed examination

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Hjalmar Brismar

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SCI/Applied Physics

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Education cycle *

Third cycle

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Hans Blom hblom@kth.se 070-6882997

Ethical approach *

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.

Supplementary information

Home-page: nmisweden.se/events/srm.html

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Postgraduate courses at SCI/Applied Physics