Educational Symposium

Best Practices: Standards and Quality Control


This session will include best practices on training users, current tools for measuring microscope quality, and offer some specific application examples for SIM, Airyscan and STED. There will be four short 10 minute presentations each followed by Q&A.


Best Practices for Training Users
Adeela Syed, Optical Biology Core Facility Manager, UC Irvine

Tools for Measuring Microscope Quality
Claire Brown, Optical Biology Core Facility Manager, McGill University

Guiding Users in the Application of SIM and Airyscan Imaging
Xufeng Wu, Core Director, NHLBI

Measuring Quality Control and Resolution for STED Microscopy
Christian Combs, Staff Scientist, National Institutes of Health