SK3514 Super Resolution Microscopy 3.0 credits

Superupplösande mikroskopi

  • Educational level

    Third cycle
  • Academic level (A-D)

    D
  • Subject area

  • Grade scale

Information for research students about course offerings

Next course February 2018 (pre-studies week1; week2 lecturing and demo-sessions; take-home exam week3)

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)

Course main content

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.

Disposition

Take-home basic studies, lectures from experts in the field, experimental sessions

Eligibility

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

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

Literature

Forskningsartiklar, föreläsningspresentationer

(Review articles, lecture materials/hand-outs)

Examination

Grading scale: P/F

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

Offered by

SCI/Applied Physics

Contact

Hans Blom hblom@kth.se 070-6882997; Ilaria Testa testa@kth.se

Examiner

Hjalmar Brismar <brismar@kth.se>

Version

Course syllabus valid from: Autumn 2013.