Here you can access general information as well as helpful microscopy information and tools. 

Laser safety

The lasers utilized by the microscopes in this facility are classified as Class IIIB and Class IV lasers.  Questions about laser safety should be directed to Jordan Sumliner at 727-4674 or The Office of Environmental Health and Safety.

Users must take a laser safety training through EHSO  and refer to course code of 245000.


Answers to some of our most frequently asked questions...

Microscopy Links

Information and websites for Zeiss, Olympus, Nikon and Leica with useful information about microscopy.  

Image Analysis Software Downloads

Where to download free analysis programs and viewers for most microscope file formats you can acquire at ICI. 

NoPhotonLeftBehind YouTube Tutorials

Fiji / ImageJ data analysis tutorials. Fiji is the 'batteris included' version of ImageJ we recommend for basic 2D display and analysis of all microscope data.


Protocols for sample preparation and fluorophore information and more...

Remote Assistance

Details of our remote assistance serivce...

Publication Guidelines

Information to the authors with guidlines  and information regarding readying your images for publication.

Cell Image Library
A database of images, videos, and animations of cells, capturing a wide diversity of organisms, cell types, and cellular processes. In the future we will also feature images of Core users.

Students for Science

Students for Science
Program bringing scientists to visit your Georgia school to discuss what scientists do and what it is like to pursue a career in science. info

Facility Management

PPMS software that ICI uses for booking and facility management.