NUI Galway TOMI researcher Dr Sergey Alexandrov presented at the Microscopy Society of Ireland 2019 meeting which took place at the University College Dublin on January 15th and 16th, 2019. The body of work presented by Sergey at this annual meeting included STARSTEM findings. The presentation was entitled “Label free microscopy with sub-diffraction resolution and nano-sensitivity” with authorship by Sergey Alexandrov,1,* James McGrath,1 Colin J. R. Sheppard,2 Francesca Boccafoschi,3 Cinzia Giannini,4 Teresa Sibillano,4 Hrebesh Subhash,5Josh Hogan,6 and Martin Leahy.1

The MSI Winter Symposium 2019 brought together microscopy users and specialists across a broad spectrum of the life, physical, and instrumental sciences from across Ireland. Encompassing microscopy in all its diverse forms, the annual MSI symposium aims to be a friendly and inclusive environment where scientists at all career stages can present their work.

View the Microscopy Society of Ireland 2019 meeting programme here.


1Tissue Optics & Microcirculation Imaging Group, School of Physics, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland

2Department of Nanophysics, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, via Morego 30, Genova, 16163, Italy

3Department of Health Sciences, University of Piemonte Orientale “A. Avogadro”, 28100 Novara, Italy

4Institute of Crystallography, National Research Council, via Amendola 122/O, Bari 70126

5Colgate-Palmolive Global Technology Center, 909 River Road, Piscataway, NJ 08855 USA

6Compact Imaging, Inc. 897 Independence Ave., Suite 5B, Mountain View, CA 94043 USA