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Confocal laser scanning microscope: Leica DM 5000B TCS-SP5 upright Microscope. Equipped for multicolor acquisition (up to 4 channels). 405, 457, 477, 488, 514, 532 and 633 nm laser excitation lines. Features: Bright field, transmission, fluorescence, Z-stack, time-lapse, FRET, FRAP Location: Mishoe Science Center, Room SCN 237 Two-photon / confocal scanning microscope: Zeiss BioRad upright single and two-photon microscope. Cw laser excitation: 405, 488, 568 and 630nm laser lines. Two-photon excitation with femtosecond Mira. Features: Bright field, Z-stack, time-lapse. Location: Mishoe Science Center, Room SCN 234 Fluorescence and DIC microscope: Olympus IX71 widefield inverted microscope. High sensitivity camera (Photometrics QuantEM 512C), Computer controlled motorized stage Features: Multi-channel epi-fluorescence, phase Contrast, bright field, DIC, Z-stack and timelapse. Location: Mishoe Science Center, Room SCN 237 Widefield Polrization microscope: Olympus BX53, polarizing microscope with upright geometry. Q-imaging camera. Features: Polarization Contrast, bright field and timelapse. Location: Mishoe Science Center, Room SCN 237 Atomic Force Microscope: Bruker Innova SPM AFM system, with 5 um to 90 um area scanner. Features: Contact mode, Tapping Mode, STM, Lateral Force Microscopy, Phase Imaging, Liftmode Magnetic Force and Electric Field Microscopy, Surface Potential, Liquid Imaging in contact and tapping mode Location: Mishoe Science Center, Room SCN 237 Cross correlation spectro-fluorometer: ISS K2 phase + modulation spectro-fluorometer Features: Steady state and time-resolve fluorescent emission and absorption measurements Location: Mishoe Science Center, Room SCN 237 Transmission Spectrophotometer: Varian Cary 100 BIO spectrometer for UV-visible light. Features: Absorbance and transmittance, referenced measurements, multiple scan option Location: Mishoe Science Center, Room SCN 237 Analysis power station and analysis software: DELL T7600 Eight core 3.1 GHz, 128 GB RAM, 6 GB nVIDIA Quadro 6000 graphic card Analysis software: Imaris, Metamorph, Matlab, Avizo, free analysis and home-developed analysis software / routine Location: Mishoe Science Center, Room SCN 237 Back to Imaging Center Home Page Back to CMNST Home Page


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State-of-the-art imaging and spectroscopic equipment on a fee-based service;

Providing training to student researchers on use and application of quantitative imaging and laser spectroscopy techniques and analysis;

Development of novel optical technologies in collaboration with OSCAR research groups.

COBRE Seminar-DrMGawrysiak

A COBRE seminar will take place this Friday, Nov. 22nd at 11 a.m. in Luna I. Mishoe SCS 113 for a faculty position candidate in the Psychology Department. Dr. Michael Gawrysiak of Phil. VA Medical Center will conduct a seminar on “Functional brain imaging of individuals with cocaine addiction and trauma exposure.”

All are welcome to attend.

COBRE Seminar-YDeKoninck


The COBRE Seminar Series will feature Dr. Yves DeKoninck, Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, Laval University, Quebec, Canada. This seminar will take place at 11 a.m. - 12p.m. Location: Luna I. Mishoe Science Center N 139.

More information to come. The COBRE grant is funded by the National Institutes of Health.


"Improving mass spectrometry for accurate chemical measurements in physical, environmental and life sciences"

Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 11 a.m.

Luna I. Mishoe Science South 223




"Non-linear Pattern Formation in Modeling Competing Populations"

Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013 

11 a.m. - 12 p.m.

ETV 131


Dr. Matthew Tanzy, Assistant Professor, Dept of Mathematical Sciences,

Delaware State University



 "Genetic dissection of learning in a model system"

Thursday, November 21, 2013

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Grossley Hall: Lecture Hall 112 (1st floor)


Dr. Sokratis Makrogiannis

Sokratis Makrogiannis

Assistant Professor
Department of Mathematical Sciences
Delaware State University
Phone: +1-302-857-7058
Professional page:


2013-2014 CREOSA Seminar Series

"Single Molecule Imaging in Vivo Determines Transcriptional RNA Processing Dynamics" 


Mr. Matthew Ferguson

Systems Biology of Gene Expression, Laboratory of Receptor Biology and Gene Expression, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD


Dr. SJ Gates-DDLS

Join us.

“Conversing with Dr. S. James Gates, Jr. , Theoretical Physicist”

2013 National Medal of Science award-winner and theoretical physicist

Endowed Chair of Physics, University of Maryland, College Park

President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology appointee


Luna I. Mishoe Science Center South 223

November 7th, 2013 @ 6 p.m.