Second Symposium on
Super-resolution and
Advanced Fluorescence
Microscopy and
István Ábrahám
Memorial Workshop

April 1-2, 2022
Pécs, Hungary

Aims and Scope

The Symposium will be a forum for national and international scientists, who use and develop super-resolution microscopy and other advanced fluorescent microscopy methods to present their latest technical innovations and scientific results especially in the field of life sciences. The symposium will also be an opportunity for researchers working in various specialized microscopy facilities to build collaborations and to learn about good practices in managing those facilities.

The program will include the István Ábrahám Memorial Workshop., where colleagues from all over the world come together to give scientific talks and to remember István Ábrahám, former Head of the Institute of Physiology, founder of the Nano-Bio-Imaging Core Facility in Pécs and President of the Hungarian Neuroscience Society, who passed away last year.

Next Workshop

Third István Ábrahám Memorial HNS Workshop

5th of April, 2024 - Pécs, Hungary

Date and Venue

The Symposium will take place on April 1-2, 2022 in the new Endre Grastyán Building of the Medical School of the University of Pécs, Hungary.

The talks will be in lecture hall SIOT 0032 (“green side”).

Pécs is a picturesque and lively university city on the southern slopes of the Mecsek mountains in southern Hungary offering rich cultural heritage, great gastronomy, and a region well worth discovering.

Venue Location

  • Péter Buzás
    Symposium president, Institute of Physiology, Medical School, University of Pécs
  • András Lukács
    Institute of Biophysics, Medical School, University of Pécs
  • Dóra Zelena
    Institute of Physiology, Medical School, University of Pécs
  • Klaudia Barabás
    Institute of Physiology, Medical School, University of Pécs
  • István Hernádi
    Institute of Biology, Faculty of Science, University of Pécs
  • Miklós Erdélyi
    Department of Optics and Quantum Electronics, University of Szeged, Hungary
  • György Vámosi
    Department of Biophysics and Cell Biology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Debrecen, Hungary
Local Organizers
  • Klaudia Barabás
  • Tímea Dévai
  • Tibor Jánosi
  • Géza Makkai
  • Kitti Komé
  • Tamás Kovács
  • László Grama
Forms of Participation

Invited lectures, free talks

Free talks are expected to be 10 minutes plus 5 minutes discussion (Young Investigators Session) or 15 minutes plus 5 minutes discussion (Saturday’s session).

The Organizing Committee will decide about acceptance of the abstracts and assign time slots for presentations after registration has closed. Participants will be notified about the final program by email and via this web page.


Deadline for registration and abstract submission:
March 8, 2022


Accommodation will be available in nearby Hotel Makár.


Coffee breaks, lunch and dinner will be provided.

Registration Fee

5000 Hungarian Forint (HUF)

Please pay the registration fee by bank transfer to the following account by March 15, 2022:

Beneficiary Pécsi Tudományegyetem ÁOK
Beneficiary's bank OTP
Account number 11731001-23135378-00000000
IBAN HU88117310012313537800000000
Notice for transfer YOUR NAME 430037-810-107

Invited speakers, undergraduate and PhD students are exempt from the registration fee.