Education and Courses


  • Several beginners (monthly), intermediate and advanced microscopy courses
  • International confocal course (30 students/year, 1.5 weeks hands on practical/theoretical course)
  • In the footsteps of van Leeuwenhoek international PhD course (16 students/year, 1 week hands on practical/theoretical course)




The Principal Investigators are frequent lecturers and teachers at international (FEBS, EMBO and other) advanced imaging courses:

  • European short course on Time-resolved microscopy and correlation spectroscopy, Picoquant, Berlin, Germany
  • EMBL advanced course on Advanced Imaging Techniques, EMBL, Heidelberg, Germany
  • Microspectroscopy: Visualization of protein dynamics in living cells, FEBS, Nijmegen-Wageningen, the Netherlands
  • In vivo cellular imaging, Erasmus OIC, Rotterdam, the Netherlands