CANCELLED: Days of Electron Microscopy 2020 at CEITEC

11. 3. - 15. 3. 2020
CEITEC BUT, Purkyňova 123, CEITEC MU, Kamenice 5



Come and see NanoWorld at CEITEC MU and CEITEC BUT! You will find out everything you always wanted to know about Electron Microscopy, but were afraid to ask.

11th to 15th March 2020 will be dedicated to Electron Microscopy in Brno. You can find the entire program for CEITEC BUT and CEITEC MU in the Czech version.

This year at CEITEC, there will also be an excursion in English! Registration required. 

Please see below for the program at CEITEC MU. 

Program at CEITEC BUT: Friday 13.3.2020

Purkyňova 123, Brno-Královo Pole

Excursions only in Czech 10:00, 14:00, 15:00, 16:00

1. Visit our cleanrooms - the laboratories with cleanliness higher than in operation theatre

2. Take a look at the SEM Verios microscope and find out what you wear on your shoe soles from the Brno sidewalks.

Accompanying activities:

  • Micrograph quiz - can you guess what is under the microscope?
  • 3D glasses - visit our laboratories on a virtual tour
  • Can you do puzzles from micrographs?
  • Activities for children 

Please register here.

Program at CEITEC MU: Saturday 14.3.2020

Kamenice 5, Brno-Bohunice, entrance from Studentská street

  • 17:00 Excursion to the Cryo-Electron Microscopy and Tomography Core Facility with one of the largest electron microscopes in Europe, focusing on images from the city of Brno, quizzes and themed small gift

Accompanying activities:

  • SEM quiz - do you recognize everyday objects through the "eye" of a scanning electron microscope?
  • 3D glasses - use 3D glasses to fly through a virus, and do virtual tours of other CEITEC laboratories
  • Hologram - capture the three-dimensional structure of a virus
  • Exhibition of work with an electron microscope and projection of videos of rotating models in the Atrium throughout the event
  • Activities for children - cutting, glueing, and painting models of viruses
  • Themed small gift

Please register here.