Bioimaging Day Program 2021
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Welcome and Introduction
09.00-09.30 Hartmann Harz (CALM/Human Biology and BioImaging) Something has changed ...
Hartman Harz is the Head of the Center for Advanced Light Microscopy (CALM) in the Department of Human Biology and Bioimaging, LMU.
Session 1 Molecules
09.30-10.00 Daniel Bollschweiler (MPIB) Cryo Electron Tomography: The Path to Visual Proteomics
Daniel Bollschweiler is the Cryo-EM Facility Manager, Max Planck Institute for Biochemistry (MPIB) Currently trying to find ways to streamline cryo-EM, teach newcomers and improve sample preparation. Likes to hang around underground facilities during the summer.
10.00-10.30 Katja Lammens (Gene Center) Cryo Electron Microscopy: Near Atomic Resolution via Single Particle Analysis
Katja Lammens is a structural biologist, and works in the group of Karl Peter Hopfner as a research associate and project leader in the Gene Center Munich.
cancelled 10.30-11.00 Ralf Jungmann (MPIB) Super-resolution microscopy with DNA-PAINT
Ralf Jungmann is professor for experimental biophysics at the LMU and Research Group Leader at the Max Planck Institute of Biochemistry. Jungmann’s team combines tools from structural and dynamic DNA nanotechnology with single-molecule fluorescence methods specifically designed for the development and application of high-resolution microscopy techniques
10.30-11.00 Meet-the-speaker breakout sessions Bollschweiler, Lammens, Harz
Session 2 Subcellular to Tissues
11.30-12.00 Robert Kasper (MPIN) Superresolution Microscopy: How to weather the STORM with STED!
Robert Kasper is head of the Imaging Facility at the Max Planck Institute of Neurobiology.
12.00-12.30 Mariano Gonzalez Pisfil (BMC)
Fluorescence Lifetime Imaging Microscopy (FLIM): from just another acronym to real world applications
Mariano Gonzalez Pisfil is a staff scientist expert in fluorescence lifetime techniques in the Core Facility Bioimaging at the Biomedical Center (BMC).
12.30-13.00 Meet-the-speaker breakout sessions Kasper, Gonzalez Pisfil
13:00-14.00 Lunch break
Session 3 Subcellular to Tissues
14.00-14.30 Andreas Ettinger (IES/HMGU) Live is life - Measuring protein dynamics in live cells with multipoint confocal microscopy, fluorescence recovery after photobleaching, and optogenetics
Andreas Ettinger is research scientist and microscopy core facility leader at the Institute of Epigenetics at the Helmholtz Center Munich. Andreas specializes in live-cell confocal microscopy and is excited about methods to observe, measure and manipulate dynamic processes in cells with light.
14.30-15.00 Remco Megens (LMU Klinikum) Two photon laser scanning microscopy in cardiovascular research
Remco Megen is the Head of the Institute for Cardiovascular Prevention (IPEK) Advanced Optical Imaging Facility in the LMU Klinikum. His major research focus is the development and application of advanced microscopic methods and novel labeling strategies for cardiovascular and immunological research.
15.00-15.30 lgin Kolabas (iTERM/HMGU) Scalable tissue clearing and imaging technologies for unbiased studying of entire organisms
Ilgin Kolabas is a doctoral researcher in the lab of Director of the Institute for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (iTERM), Dr. Ali Erturk, who is widely known for his DISCO clearing technologies.
15.30-16.00 Meet-the-speaker breakout sessions Ettinger, Megens, Kolabas
Session 4 Computational Analysis
16.00-16.30 David Hörl (CALM/Human Biology and BioImaging) Expanding the capabilities of microscopy through image processing
David Hörl is head of the computational image analysis team at the LMU Chair for Human Biology and BioImaging. He works on microscope automation, big data processing and machine learning-based image analysis.
16.30-17.00 David Bunk (CALM/Human Biology and BioImaging) Cell detection and segmentation with machine learning
David Bunk is a doctoral researcher at LMU Human Biology and BioImaging, researching automation of image analysis processes.
17:00 Closing remarks
17.00-17.30 Meet-the-speaker breakout sessions Hörl, Bunk