Analytical Imaging


The Analytical Imaging Facility (AIF) provides a comprehensive light and electron microscope imaging facility dedicated to offering current methods in modern imaging to biomedical scientists with all levels of expertise. The AIF staff has been cross-trained to seamlessly support visual analysis by techniques ranging from fluorescence light microscope imaging in 3D to high resolution electron microscopy. This integrated approach facilitates the efficient and appropriate complementary application of these methods for Einstein investigators.


  • Epi-Fluorescence Microscopy
  • Color Brightfield Microscopy
  • Laser Scanning Confocal Microscopy
  • Spinning Disk Confocal Microscopy
  • Multi Photon Microscopy
  • 3D and 4D image visualization, restoration and quantification
  • Sample Preparation for Electron Microscopy
  • Transmission Electron Microscopy
  • Cryo Transmission Electron Microscopy
  • Scanning Electron Microscopy
  • Cryo Scanning Electron Microscopy
  • X-Ray Microanalysis
  • Correlative Light and Electron Microscopy
  • Customized ImageJ and Matlab scripting

Location and Contacts

Analytical Imaging

Forchheimer 641 and Price Center 210 & 216


Scientific Director
John S. Condeelis, PH.D.

Director of Electron Microscopy and Administration
Frank P. Macaluso, M.SC.

Co-Director of Light Microscopy & Image Analysis
Vera DesMarais Ph.D

Co-Director of Light Microscopy & Image Analysis
Peng Guo Ph.D