Light Microscope Facility (LMF)

Dr. Hans-Ulrich Fried
Head of Light Microscope Facility
+49 228 43302-894

The Light Microscope Facility (LMF) runs and maintains up to date equipment based on light microscopes. The LMF operates on a cost recovery basis were systems as well as technical support can be booked. We currently have more than 30 different advanced microscope systems with a variety of accessory equipment like environmental chambers, fully equipped small animal operation tables or micromanipulators. The LMF personnel have a wide-area scientific and technical background to ideally support your experiments. External users are welcome.


Become a LMF User

  1. Contact Dr. Hans Fried
  2. Personal meeting with LMF staff to discuss the project (biological question, sample preparation, and data analysis) and to explain the booking/charging system.
  3. Agree and sign the rules.
  4. Depending on your background and the planed experiments you might need a theoretical introduction.
  5. Introduction to the hard- and software. Depending on your background a second or even a third training session might be necessary.

Terms of Use and Prices

Group Members






Carmen Rudert

Office Assistant

+49 228 43302-685

Dr.Hans-Ulrich FriedService Leader of Light Microscope Facilityhans.fried(at)
Dr.Ireen KönigStaff ScientistIreen.Koenig(at)
Dr.Yangting FuStaff Scientistyangting.fu(at)
Dr.Severin FilserStaff Scientistseverin.filser(at)
 Joy GeskeSHK

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