Imaging Core Facility
Georgia State University

Contact: Kuangcai Chen, Core Director
Phone: 404-413-5426

The Imaging Core Facility at Georgia State University’s downtown Atlanta campus provides advanced light and electron microscopy imaging-based analytical capabilities to Georgia State and affiliated researchers, primarily through the use of laser confocal microscopy, widefield light microscopy and electron microscopy.

A few key Instruments in the core include:

  • Laser Scanning Confocal Microscope 510
  • Laser Scanning Confocal Microscope 700
  • Laser Scanning Confocal Microscope 780
  • Laser Scanning Confocal Microscope 980 with Airyscan 2
  • Scanning Electron Microscope with Microanalysis (SEM/EDAX)
  • Widefield Microscopes

As one of the shared core facilities in the College of Arts and Sciences, the Imaging Core Facility is committed to supporting and facilitating cutting-edge research across the university in diverse fields such as neurosciences, biology, biomedical sciences, chemistry, geosciences, physics, and beyond.

For more information, we encourage you to explore our website and please do not hesitate to reach out to the facility personnel for assistance with training, fee and rate inquiries, instrument reservations, or any other needs you may have.

More about this core facility at Georgia State University's website »


The Imaging Core Facility is located in a secured area with 24/7 surveillance that requires prior approval to access. Visitors will need a photo ID to obtain a Guest Pass at the security desk in the building's lobby for temporary access to the facility.

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