Welcome to the Advanced Microscopy and Imaging Center at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. The Center is a multi-user, multi-disciplinary facility that provides microscopy and imaging services in support of teaching and research for students, faculty and staff at UT. The Center was developed and is supported by the Division of Biology in the College of Arts and Sciences, and the Joint Institute for Advanced Materials. The Center provides microscopy services to academic units on the main UT campus, the Institute of Agriculture, the College of Veterinary Medicine and the University of Tennessee Medical Research Center and Hospital, Knoxville. The strength of the Center lies both in the collection of instrumentation and the technical expertise of faculty and staff associated with the facility.
The Center is located in the Science and Engineering Research Facility on the main campus of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. It houses instrumentation for optical microscopy including laser scanning confocal microscopy and total internal reflection microscopy (TIRF) and atomic force microscopy. The Center offers complete technical support, individual training and courses that cover both the practical applications and physical principles of microscopy.
If you have questions about the instrumentation in the Center or how these tool may integrate into your particular research or teaching needs please contact us.