The Institute of Photonic Sciences


Center of Excellence in STORM
Recent News
1st European STORM workshop at ICFO
Aug 3, 2012

The European STORM Workshop, first of its kind in Europe, was hosted at ICFO during a two day event on June 29-30, 2012. STORM is a cutting edge nanoscopic imaging technique that allows scientists to peer into biological samples with unprecedented resolution. The expertise of the Advanced Fluorescence Imaging and... Read more...
1st European (STORM) Workshop Announced
Mar 21, 2012

It is to be held at ICFO on the 29-30 June 2012 and the main objective of this workshop is to provide STORM research users with the adequate tools to perform STORM imaging.

A general insight into the principles of STORM, probe selection, sample preparation techniques,...
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Nizhny Novgorod State Medical Academy, N-STORM Workshop
Feb 13, 2012

Nizhny Novgorod State Medical Academy, N-STORM Workshop - March 23 ... Read more...
ICFO, N-STORM Workshop
Feb 13, 2012

ICFO, N-STORM workshop - June 29/30 ... Read more...
Light for Health Event at ICFO
Aug 6, 2011

ICFO organized the second edition of the Light for Health (L4H) Event as part of the Light for Health focus Program. This year's event focused on photonics applied to two main research areas: Neurology and Neurosciences & Oncology. The L4H Event took place last May 30-31, 2011.

This event gathered... Read more...

N-STORM community website launched
May 31, 2011

The Nikon Center of Excellence in STORM at ICFO has launched a new website to keep the N-STORM community in Europe up-to-date with the latest news and events in N-STORM. Please keep visiting to find out what STORM-specific user workshops and seminars are coming up, how to attend and the... Read more...
Annual ‘Light for Health’ Conference
May 28, 2011

The annual ‘Light for Health’ conference attracts a multidisciplinary audience from hospitals, healthcare centers, biomedical research centers, universities and companies in an exchange of knowledge and experience that aims to extend the boundaries of knowledge.

This years’ event focuses on light for neurology and the neurosciences and light for oncology,...
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STORM workshop
May 28, 2011

STORM workshop as part of the L4H 2011 conference taking place 1st June now fully booked!

STORM has become a powerful imaging technique studying fluorescently labelled biological structures with nanoscale resolution. This workshop provides a general insight into the principles of STORM, basic sample preparation techniques and...
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Nikon Center of Excellence in STORM at ICFO
May 16, 2011

Nikon Instruments has partnered with ICFO to open the Nikon Center of Excellence in STORM at ICFO. Focusing on STORM super-resolution technology, this unique partnership will allow researchers access to two groundbreaking Nikon N-STORM super-resolution microscopy systems to advance ICFO’s ongoing cutting edge research in this area.... Read more...