Facility for Environmental and Biological Imaging (FEBI)

The University of British Columbia, Kelowna, British Columbia
What the facility does

Confocal scanning electron microscopy for imaging of samples

Area(s) of Expertise

Image samples using confocal microscopy.

The Facility for Environmental and Biological Imaging (FEBI) provides state-of-the-art confocal microscopy services to members of the UBC community and external researchers.

Research Services

Confocal microscopy and imaging.

Services include training and advice on imaging needs, as well as the use of the facility’s instruments.

Sectors of Application
  • Agriculture, animal science and food
  • Chemical industries
  • Clean technology
  • Energy (renewable and fossil)
  • Environmental technologies and related services
  • Life sciences, pharmaceuticals and medical equipment

Equipment

Function

Olympus FV 1000 confocal microscope

  • Laser Scanning Confocal Microscopy
  • DIC Microscopy
  • RICS
  • Emission Fingerprinting
  • Photoactivation Studies
Olympus FV10i confocal microscope
  • Laser Scanning Confocal Microscopy
  • Bright Field Microscopy

Zeiss AxioImager

 

  • Epifluorescence Microscopy
  • Phase Contrast Microscopy
  • Bright Field Microscopy