2nd Action Summer School Cracow, Poland 14-19 September 2012


Ośrodek Olimpijski - Krakowski Klub Kajakowy 

(Olympic Center  - Krakow's Canoe Club)

ul. Kolna 2; 30-381 Kraków



The deadline for registration is 30 of June. The approval of the participation will be announced till 10 of July 2012. 

The 2nd COST Action TD1002 Summer School offers introduction to Atomic Force Microscopy in Life Sciences and Medicine for PhD students, post-docs or young scientists.

Lectures in the morning are complemented by hands-on experiments in the afternoon (four days).

The scope covers introduction to AFM technique, imaging of biological objects, proteins unbinding/unfolding, cell rheology.

There are about 24 places for students doing hands-on experiments. Participants are encouraged to send a CV and a motivation letter.

AFM beginners are welcome.

The registration fee for the AFM Summer School is 670€ for academics (1200€ for others).

Fee covers accommodation, full board, training and hands-on experiments (consumables).

The registration fee (670€ for academics, 1200€ for others) should be paid till 20 of August 2012.


Local Organizer: Malgorzata Lekka                     Malgorzata.Lekka@ifj.edu.pl

Laboratory of Biophysical Microstructures Institute of Nuclear Physics Polish Academy of Sciences

Radzikowskiego 152

31-342 Krakow, Poland


Phone: +48 12 6628 271      Fax: +48 12 6628 089

About the School

This second COST Action TD 1002 will welcome 24 trainees...

The School thanks  .