Beckman Laser Institute – Shared UCI Access Resources


The Beckman Laser Institute (BLI) is a 37,000 square foot multi-disciplinary center for research, teaching, clinical medicine, and technology transfer located on the campus of the University of California, Irvine. The BLI is a division in the Department of Surgery in the School of Medicine and an important unit in the Department of Biomedical Engineering in the School of Engineering. The Institute has various imaging systems that are available to the UCI community, including:

  • Leica SP8 Falcon + coherent anti-Stokes Raman Scattering (CARS)
  • Zeiss LSM 510 Meta microscopy system
  • Bench-top prototype of a rapid, large field-of-view multiphoton microscopy (MPM) imaging platform referred to as fast, large area multiphoton exoscope (FLAME)
  • Clinical MPM-based imaging system (MPTflex, JenLab GmbH, Germany)
  • Laser Microbeam Program (LAMP)


Thomas E. Milner, Ph.D., Director

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Amanda Durkin