New Users


We appreciate your interest in utilizing the Katharina Gaus Light Microscopy Facility. Our team is eager to assist you in getting started promptly.



ACLS Registration

Registration in ACL

To start the onboarding process, simply sign up in our booking system. Click on the button provided below and select the Katharina Gaus Light Microscopy Facility.



ACLS Registration

Project Description Form

Once you've completed the registration, you'll get an email detailing the steps for onboarding. This email will include a link to a form where you can describe your project. The details you submit will help us put together a highly skilled team ready to meet with you and address your requirements.


ACLS Registration

New User Meeting

During this meeting, we'll explain how you can gain access to our lab space and what training you can anticipate. Additionally, we'll talk about your research project to make sure we match you with the most suitable instrument for your research question.


ACLS Registration

Lab Induction and Training

To access the lab, you must finish an online lab induction and receive training from KGLMF staff on how to use the instruments. Our training is thorough and designed to accommodate even individuals who have no prior experience with microscopes.