University Politehnica Bucharest

Center for Microscopy-Microanalysis and Information Processing

Address

313 Splaiul Independentei str.
060042 Bucharest
Romania

Phone: +40214029110
www.upb.ro
www.cmmip-upb.org

Contacts

Head

George Stanciu
Phone: +40214029110
Email: stanciu@physics.pub.ro

Involved in

  • WG3 - New methodologies to study mechanobiology of cells and tissues

General description research focus

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Imaging technologies available

  • Laser Scanning Confocal Microscopy (LSM / CLSM)
  • Multiphoton Microscopy Systems
  • Stimulated Emission Depletion Microscopy (STED)
  • Fluorescence Lifetime Imaging Microscopy (FLIM)
  • Fluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer (FRET)
  • Non Linear Microscopy Techniques (e.g. CARS, SHG, THG, SRS)
  • Scanning probe microscopy techniques (AFM and SNOM)

Equipment available

 1. Leica TCS SP 3 AOBS spectral confocal microscope

2. Aberrior STED Microscope integrate: FRET, FLIM techniques

3. Spectra physics Tsunami Tisapphire laser

4. Coherent – Chameleon Vision II

5. Neaspec- s-SNOM

6 Park AFM

7. Home made multimodal microscope  integrating NIKON confocal, SHG, THG, and scanning probe techinques (AFM, SNOM)

Expertise support provided to users

- developing new microscopy techinques

- nolinear optical microscopy techniques (SHG, THG, TPE) in far field and near field

- labe free microscopy techniques

- image processing

Research topics directly investigated in research group

- analysis of correlative imaging techniques (far field and near field);

- analysis of correlative imaging techniques(micro and nanoscale);

- SHG used for cancer investigations;

- investigation of the dielectric function at nanoscale by using apertureless SNOM

Access rules research groups

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