Bio-Imaging Unit

Staff Profile

Dr Rolando Berlinguer Palmini

Experimental Scientific Officer


Bio: I received a PhD in Physiological and Nutritional Sciences (2004) and a degree in Biological Sciences mastered in Molecular Biology (1998) from the University of Florence, Italy. After four years at the department of Pharmacology studying stroke and serotonin related mood disorders I became a RA in the Optoneuro Project, first at Imperial College, and now at Newcastle University.

In 2013 I became a member of the Trevelyan Lab focusing on Epilepsy research and I worked as research associate on the CANDO project.

Since November 2015 I'm Experimental Scientific Officier at the Bio Imaging Unit

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I am focusing my efforts on advanced microscopy to optimize protocols for STED superresolution


Seminar leader module PED1003