Preliminary program 2018

ADVANCED MICROSCOPY TECHNIQUES FOR PLANT-MICROBE INTERACTION ANALYSIS

November 26th – November 30th 2018

Monday, 26 November 2018

Seminar area UFT Tulln

09:00 – 10:00 Welcome of Participants

10:00 – 10:45 Birgit Mitter (AIT): Means of visualizing plant-microbe associations

10:50 – 11:35 Christoph Schüller (BOKU): Confocal microscopy for life science: principles and applications

11:40 – 12:25 Markus Gorfer (AIT): Fungal transformation

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch, Cafeteria UFT Tulln

13:30 – 16:00 Stéphane Compant (AIT): Fluorescence in situ hybridization for plant-microbe interaction analyses – The basics

In between Coffee Break

16:05 – 16:50 Ursula Sauer (AIT): Atomic Force Microscopy and Scanning Electron Mcroscopy – a short introduction

17:00 – 20:00 Your project – Poster Presentations and Welcome Reception

Tuesday, 27  November 2018

Labs UFT Tulln

09:00 – 12:30
Group 1 CSLM
Group 2 AFM
Group 3 FISH basics
Group 4 bacterial transformation
Group 5 fungal transformation

in between Coffee Break

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch, Cafeteria UFT Tulln

Seminar area UFT Tulln

13:30 – 14:30 tbd. ,SEM lecture

14:30 – 15:30 Guest lecture: Hanns-Heinz Kassemeyer (Staatliches Weinbauinstitut Freiburg, Germany): The plant surface as a preformed barrier and contact zone in the host-pathogen interaction

Coffee Break

16:00 – 17:00 Guest lecture: Karin Hage-Ahmed (University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Austria): Plant pathogens and their biological control: the importance of understanding the mechanisms

17:00 – 19:00 Hitachi ESEM demonstration 

Wednesday, 28 November 2018

Labs UFT Tulln

09:00 – 12:30
Group 2 CSLM
Group 3 AFM
Group 4 FISH basics
Group 5 bacterial transformation
Group 1 fungal transformation

in between Coffee Break

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch, Cafeteria UFT Tulln

Seminar area UFT Tulln

13.30 – 15:00 Levi A. Gheber (Ben Gurion University, Israel): Atomic Force Microscopy for biologists

 15:00 – 16:00 Miroslav Ovecka (Palacký University Olomouc, Czech Republic): Light sheet microscopy in plant developmental studies and plant-microbe interaction studies

in between Coffee Break

Transfer to Vienna

17:00 – 22:30 Workshop Dinner in Vienna

Thursday, 29 November 2018

Labs UFT Tulln

09:00 – 12:30
Group 3 CSLM
Group 4 AFM
Group 5 FISH basics
Group 1 bacterial transformation
Group 2 fungal transformation

in between Coffee Break

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch, Cafeteria UFT Tulln

Seminar area UFT Tulln

13:30 – 14:30 Levi A. Gheber (Ben Gurion University, Israel): Image analysis – the basics

14:30 – 15:00 Coffee

15:00 – 18:30 Levi A. Gheber (Ben Gurion University, Israel): Image Analysis – Examples

Friday, 30 November 2018

Labs UFT Tulln

09:00 – 12:30
Group 4 CSLM
Group 5 AFM
Group 1 FISH basics
Group 2 bacterial transformation
Group 3 fungal transformation

in between Coffee Break

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch, Cafeteria UFT Tulln

Seminar area UFT Tulln

13:30 – 14:30 Guest lecture: Elmar Hartmann (JPK instruments, Germany): Fast scanning and quantitative imaging AFM combined with advanced optical techniques

Labs UFT Tulln

14:30 – 17:00
Group 5 CSLM
Group 1 AFM
Group 2 FISH basic
Group 3 bacterial transformation
Group 4 fungal transformation

in between Coffee Break

17:00 – 19:00 WRAP-UP: Summary, open questions and feed-back

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