Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) for Bio Applications

16. 4. - 17. 4. 2019, 08:45 - 18:00
CEITEC MU, building A35

Tuesday 16th April

8:45 Opening (Meet and Greet)
9:00–9:45 Talk: “Latest news and products overview” – Jakub Horák, Ph.D. (Měřicí technika Morava s.r.o., Brno)
9:50–10:35 Talk: “Use of AFM for nanomechanical mapping of living cells, biomolecules and biomaterials” – Jan Pribyl, Ph.D. (CEITEC MU & ICRC, Brno)
10:40–11:00 Coffee break
11:00–11:50  Talk: “AFM Theory and Applications: AFM basics, measuring modes, case study and examples” – Alexander Dulebo, Ph.D. (Bruker Nano GmbH, Berlin)
12:00–13:00 Lunch
13:00–13:30 Talk and discussion: “Sample preparations for AFM” – Alexander Dulebo, Ph.D. (Bruker Nano GmbH, Berlin)
13:30–15:30 Hands-on: Group A/B*
15:30–16:00 Coffee break
16:00–18:00 Hands-on: Group B/A*


Wednesday 17th April

8:45 Meet and Greet
9:00–9:50 Talk: “AFM integration with other techniques: Raman, Confocal, Fluid FM, etc.” – Alexander Dulebo, Ph.D. (Bruker Nano GmbH, Berlin)
10:00–10:45 Talk: “Integration of AFM into combined systems for advanced mechanobiology” – Guido Caluori, Ph.D. (CEITEC MU & ICRC, Brno)
10:45–11:00 Coffee break
11:00–11:45 Talk: “Phenotypic analysis of cardiomyocytes using AFM” – Martin Pešl, M.D. Ph.D. (CEITEC MU & ICRC, Brno)
12:00–13:00 Lunch    
13:00–15:00 Hands-on: Group A/B** 
15:00–15:30 Coffee break    
15:30–17:30 Hands-on: Group B/A**
17:30–18:00 Closing