Guidelines & Booking

Getting Started:

  • To get started using our services, you will find all needed infomratoin on our ‘Getting Started page‘.

Facility policies

Please also make yourselves familiar with our facility policies:

Booking system

  • All Scientific Service Units (SSUs) make use of the same online booking system PPMS.
  • Please find some tips and tricks a here: Booking system (PPMS).
  • Any issues with the booking system, or requests to change cost accounts need to be done by email to ppms@ist.ac.at.

Safety Guidelines

  • Biosafety
  • Laser safety
  • Covid-19

In case of instrument damage:

  • Any damage needs to be reported via any of the central (bio)imaging support channels immediately – including liquid spills!

Communication

We are communicating updates about events and systems through mailing lists.

  1. imaging@lists.ist.ac.at is used by the BioImaging Facility staff to send out relevant notification about BIF guidelines, news and events.  This list is obligatory to all users of the bio-imaging facility. All users will be added to this list by the Bio Imaging Facility staff.
  2. imaging-cancellation@lists.ist.ac.at is to be used to send out emails ‘from users to users’ of the bio-imaging facility. This is an additional non-obligatory mailing list has been, for which you can sign up via ICP self-service
  3. SIFFY emails need to be sent to imaging-cancellation@lists.ist.ac.at. this is a ‘from users to users’ mailing list of the bio-imaging facility. please sign up via ICP self-service
  4. (bio)imaging support: all options to contact us → (bio)imaging facility support