The Nikon Imaging Center (NIC@Uni-Heidelberg) is a core facility for light microscopy at the University of Heidelberg, developed in partnership with Nikon GmbH, Geschäftsbereich Mikroskopie and Nikon Instruments Europe B.V.
The NIC@Uni-Heidelberg was inaugurated in 2005 and has since trained numerous researchers. It is centrally located in the BioQuant on the Heidelberg life sciences campus. The NIC@Uni-Heidelberg has a dedicated director, Dr. Ulrike Engel since 2005 and post-doctoral staff to support researchers in their experiments. It is part of two collaborative research centers (SFB 873 and SFB1324) and embedded in the Excellence Initiative of Heidelberg University.

  • Promote innovation across a broad range of biological research fields by providing access to cutting edge microscopy and imaging equipment.
  • Provide training in both basic and advanced light microscopy techniques.
  • Serve as a learning hub for both scientists, as well as corporate partners and contributors.
  • Develop new microscope setups and imaging techniques in dialogue with our users.

Global map of Nikon Imaging Centers


Bearbeiter: Christian Ackermann

Latest Revision: 2022-05-07

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