Electron Microscopy and Tomography - AGH University of Science and Technology (AGH-UST)

04/07/2022 | Workshops

Electron Microscopy and Tomography - AGH University of Science and Technology (AGH-UST)

6th Stanisław Gorczyca European School
6th Stanisław Gorczyca European School

AGH University of Science and Technology (AGH-UST) will organize its 6th edition of Stanisław Gorczyca European School entitled "Electron Microscopy and Tomography" which will take place at the AGH University of Science and Technology, in Kraków (Poland) from 12th to 15th July 2022. Register here

About the school

The School, dedicated mainly to Ph.D. students and young scientists, is organized within the H2020-ESTEEM3 project.

The scope of the School includes lectures and practical sessions focused on SEM & TEM basics, electron tomography as well as specimen preparation techniques applied mainly to materials science and physics.

  • SEM & TEM basics
  • Microscope alignment
  • Diffraction analysis
  • Conventional electron diffraction and 3D ED
  • High-resolution TEM imaging and image simulation
  • Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy and 4D STEM
  • Electron energy loss spectroscopy (EELS)
  • EDS, WDS, and EBSD
  • Sample preparation for electron microscopy


School program in .pdf format can be found here.

The lectures and practicals will be given by AGH-UST staff and external experts in the field.

Attention: For practical reasons, the expected number of participants is limited to 40

Rapid fire presentations

We encourage you to prepare a poster for Wednesday's Rapid Fire Presentation session.

  • You will have 3 to 5 minutes during the session to present your results. Please pay attention that the poster should be prepared in horizontal orientation, as it will be displayed on a 70-inch screen. All posters will be shared later on the School's webpage.
  • Please send us your posters in .pdf format by Monday 11th July 2022
  • Preparation of posters is non-mandatory.

To register

Please fill in this google form here to register for this event!

Important dates

  • Abstract deadline: 12th May 2022
  • Abstract decision: 16th May 2022
  • The final registration date: 30th May 2022

Contact details 

Workshop Secretariat
AGH University of Science and Technology
Krakow, Poland
Building A2, room 14
email: gorczycaschool2022@gmail.com

Payment information

  • The registration fee is 150 EURO.
  • The fee (150 EURO) should be paid by June 15, 2022 through a direct bank transfer:
    - Name of Recipient: AGH University of Science and Technology
    - Address: al. Mickiewicza 30, 30-059 Krakow
    - Bank Name and Branch: Bank PEKAO S.A. Krakow, ul. Pijarska 1
    - Account number: PL 49 1240 4722 1978 0000 4859 8327
    - Title of the bank transfer: 720.110.5145_Participant name


The School will take place in the beautiful city of Kraków.

The venue will be held at AGH University of Science and Technology, Mickiewicza 30, 30-059 Kraków, Building A2, Ground floor.


The organizers do not cover the accommodation. Attention: Due to the high season in Kraków, we recommend booking the accommodation in advance.

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Download full programme [PDF, 806.69 KB, not barrierefree]