Light Microscopy Facility


The Imaging Facility of Department of Biology houses two confocal microscopes and four epifluroescence microscopes.
The facility is a referral point for users of the University of Padua and its staff provides users with assistance and training on all equipment.
For additional details, see here.


Vallisneri's building, Viale G. Colombo n. 3 / via Ugo Bassi n. 58/b

Office: first floor south, room n. 03

Laboratories: underground floor, north side

Opening hours

Monday to Friday: from 09:00 to 17:00; during off times, access is allowed as described in the Guidelines.

Facility Manager

Federico Caicci PhD


The facility manages the following advanced bioimaging equipment and provides technical and administrative management, maintenance and update of equipment, user training and support, tutorials and promotional activities: