To bridge the time that our booking system (PPMS) is offline – and to plan and mediate services that become available – we provide this page as a temporary solution to request the services that become available again. Please use these “IOF services requests forms” for any service request. We ask you to only use email with specific questions.
To be able to access the IOF service registration forms, one needs to be on ISTA campus and logged in.
We are working vividly to make the most systems available again and has priority above individual services, for which we will need to ask your understanding. Please also be aware that some systems services require a Service or Booking form to be filled out, and need a confirmation by IOF staff.
REQUEST IOF SERVICES
The following available services required support from IOF staff. Please fill out the form 2 working days before intended use. We will do our best to keep up with the demand but please keep in mind that, it might take some time to organize. Requested service require a confirmation by IOF staff to ensure that staff is available.
IOF machine-park exists of different imaging technologies and applications, which also come with different levels of complexity. To clarify the complexity of the different systems, we indicate the level of complexity – and the default required training effort. The Leica DIVE (and Zeiss Lightsheet 7) are Level 3 systems and required IOF support for start-up → Equipment Level details
Request booking in PPMS booking platform
TRAINING REQUESTS : getting started (newcomers) & details
ALL trainings are to be requested in the PPMS booking platform
IOF retrieval of Acquired Data & Infrastructure:
IOF has been intensely been collaborating with IT in the past year on the establishment of a new data infrastructure. Newly Acquired data will be synchronized continuously to a central server from IOF system computers (microscopes / cytometers), even while your are running your experiments. It is of importance to store your data in the designated storage location on the system computer. Your data will be ‘directly’ available and sorted by group and microscope. Acquired data will need to be moved to your own (or group) file service for processing and analysis!
Email tags: For inquiries about the services listed above, we ask you to use the following ‘ email title tags’:
- SLIDESCANNER: inquiries about slide scanner service
- ANALYSIS: questions about image analysis services
- FACS: inquiries about FACS service
- CLUSTER: inquiries about basic organization to use the HPC cluster
- TRAINING: please fill out the request form; otherwise use the tag in email communications