Please fill out a registration form and return to the confocal technician to gain access to the calendar.

View calendar

To reserve a time in the confocal calendar

  • Go to
  • Sign into Google using your UNE account and click on the "Calendars" tab.
  • As a trained user you should have access to create and edit events in the calendar. It is named “User Calendar for the Leica SP5 Laser Scanning Confocal Microscope.” Note: Make sure you have selected the User calendar (you may have a private calendar or friend’s calendar selected)*
  • Create a new event under this calendar, including information below:
    • Name/Lab
    • Duration
    • Contact phone number**

Your reservation will be immediately visible on the Microscope Core Facility website User Calendar and on the Google Calendar.

*Only trained confocal users are allowed to access and reserve time to use the confocal. 
** If you finish early, contact the next user so they are not waiting to use the microscope.