The Microscience Microscopy Congress 2015, 29 June - 2 July 2015, Manchester Central, UK
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Cross Disciplinary EM and LM Meeting

Monday 29 June, 1.30 - 4.30pm, Manchester Central

Following on from the highly successful Cross-disciplinary microscopy meeting at mmc2014 in Manchester,we wish to repeat this event on Monday 29th June at mmc2015 in Manchester. The purpose of this meeting is to provide a forum for microscopy researchers in both the Physical and Life Sciences to discuss developments in their fields including progress with Microscopy networks, issues associated with cross-disciplinary research funding and capital equipment renewal. We encourage all those with an interest in funding, from both academic and industrial view points as well as members of the microscopy trade from across the Physical and Life Science disciplines to attend and contribute.

Meeting Programme

1.30 pm: Introduction and aims of meeting

Networking activity update

1.35-1.55 Jason Swedlow, University of Dundee:  BioImaging UK update 

1.55 – 2.10 Rik Brydson, University of Leeds and RMS:  Physical Sciences networking update

2.10 – 2.40 Discussion on coordination of networking activities - ImagingUK


The challenges of cross-disciplinary funding and renewal of instrumentation

2.40 – 2.55:  Jackie Hunter, BBSRC 

2.55 – 3.10:  Nigel Birch, EPSRC

3.10 - 3.30:  Discussion on targeting of funding

3.30 Refreshments


Facility updates

3.50 – 4.00: SuperSTEM update, Rik Brydson, University of Leeds 

4.00 – 4.10: Lucy Collinson, Crick Institute 

4.10 – 4.20: Structural imaging update, Roland Fleck, KCL

4.20 Final remarks and close

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