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Friday, February 26, 2021 - 11:00 to Thursday, March 18, 2021 - 11:30

This workshop will introduce researchers to methods in analyzing microscope data using ImageJ/FIJI. Limitations of image manipulation and ethical responsibility will also be discussed.


Friday, February 26, 2021 - 10:30 to Friday, March 19, 2021 - 08:30

The AIMS2021 conference will be held on Friday March 19, 2021 and will be using an online hosting platform virtual platform containing all the features you have come to expect at an annual meeting plus more!

Our speakers are core facility directors from some of the most well-established microscopy labs in the country. They are leaders in microscopy education, development and research and will share their successes and insight into recent and anticipated advancements in microscopy techniques and instrumentation.


Wednesday, February 17, 2021 - 07:15 to Wednesday, April 7, 2021 - 17:00

Applications are accepted through UA Competition Space. The CFPP is designed to support three key types of activity within the RII-managed core facilities. Each CFPP proposal will be evaluated on scientific merit and feasibility, and should focus on one or more of the following activity types:


Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 10:30 to Thursday, March 11, 2021 - 12:30

The CryoEM symposium (sponsored by Thermo Fisher) is part of the 2021 NovAlix conference on Biophysics in Drug Discovery.

Date/time: Thursday, March 11, 2021 from 12pm-5pm EST (10-3pm MST)


Friday, January 29, 2021 - 14:00 to Friday, February 5, 2021 - 12:30

Asylum Research is sponsoring an AFM webinar for UArizona researchers.  Dr. Erin Ratcliff (CHEE) will describe methodologies for evaluating chemical, electronic, and transport phenomena at the nanoscale of printable electronic materials for energy conversion and biological sensing technologies. Bob Newton from Asylum Research will discuss major application areas for the Cypher S AFM and give case studies of unique experiments which are enabled by this instrument.

The Webinar will be held on Feb 5th at 12 pm.


Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 19:30 to Monday, February 15, 2021 - 17:00

The Kuiper Materials Imaging and Characterization Facility ( is pleased to announce an annual scholarship in electron microscopy. This scholarship is established by Hitachi High-Technologies as part of their partnership with University of Arizona. Funds in the amount of $5,000 per year have been provided and will be awarded equally to two graduate students generating cutting-edge research and publications in the area of electron microscopy.