Thomas Ostermann

Application Specialist for electron microscopy & IT system analyst

Thomas Ostermann


Address:
Institute of Zoology
University of Innsbruck

Technikerstr. 25
6020 Innsbruck
Austria

Room: 7/20
Phone: +43 512 507-51851
e-mail: thomas.ostermann@uibk.ac.at

Responsibilities

  • Electron microscopy application specialist & EM-facility management
  • IT system analyst

Electron microscopes (EFTEM Zeiss Libra 120 and SEM DSM 950)

Zeiss Libra 120 - Transmission electron microscope Zeiss DSM 950 - Scanning electron microscope

  • Technical management and application
  • Special applications and measurements
    • Electron energy loss spectroscopy (EELS)
    • Electron Spectroscopic Imaging (ESI)
    • High Contrast Imaging (HCI)
  • Supervision of all users at the microscopes
  • Monitoring of all components and adjustment
  • Training and support of different user groups

IT system analytics

  • IT based Analytics of research Data
  • IT-administration of Windows and Linux server systems at the institute
  • IT-administration of special IT-infrastructure and special IT-applications for research at the institute


Publications

Contributions to Books / Journals

Journal Article (Original Paper)
  • Rodrigues, M.; Ostermann, T.; Kremeser, L.; Lindner, H.; Beisel, C.; Berezikov, E.; Hobmayer, B.; Ladurner, P. (2016): Profiling of adhesive-related genes in the freshwater cnidarian Hydra magnipapillata by transcriptomics and proteomics.
    In: BIOFOULING 32/9, pp. 1115 - 1129. (DOI)

  • Rodrigues, M.; Lengerer, B.; Ostermann, T.; Ladurner, P. (2014): Molecular Biology Approaches in Bioadhesion Research.
    In: Beilstein Journal Of Nanotechnology 5, pp. 983 - 993. (DOI)

  • Vetter, A.; Reinisch, A.; Strunk, D.; Kremser, C.; Hahn, H.W.; Huck, C.W.; Ostermann, T.; Leithner, K.; Bernkop-Schnürch, A. (2011): Thiolated polyacrylic acid-modified iron oxide nanoparticles for in vitro labeling and MRI of stem cells.
    In: JOURNAL OF DRUG TARGETING 19/7, pp. 562 - 572. (DOI)

  • Hoyer, H.; Schlocker, W.; Greindl, M.; Ostermann, T.; Bernkop-Schnürch, A. (2010): Preparation and evaluation of thiomer nanoparticles via high pressure homogenization.
    In: JOURNAL OF MICROENCAPSULATION 27/6, pp. 487 - 495. (Web link)



Lectures

Presentations at Conferences, Symposia, etc.

Conference Lecture (Upon Registration)
  • Lecturer(s): Gufler, S. Co-author(s): Eder, M.-K.; Falschlunger, J.; Ostermann, T.; Hobmayer, B.: Characterization of Wnt/beta-Catenin target genes in cnidarian axis formation and regeneration.
    International Workshop “Unravelling the Developmental Regulatory Network in Early Animals", Tutzing, 2013-09-24. (Web link)

  • Lecturer(s): Ostermann, T.; Ladurner, P.: Macrostomum EST database.
    2nd International Macrostomum Meeting, Basel, 2008-10-31.

Lecture at Expert Conference
  • Lecturer(s): Salvenmoser, W. Co-author(s): Ostermann, T.: Vorstellung der Elektronenmikroskopie Facility des Institutes für Zoologie der Universität Innsbruck.
    EM Core Facilities Meeting 2011 - Medical University of Graz, Graz, 2011-07-08. (Web link)

Lecture at Project Meeting / Research Cooperation Meeting
  • Lecturer(s): Salvenmoser, W. Co-author(s): Ostermann, T.: Vorstellung der Elektronenmikroskopie Facility des Institutes für Zoologie der Universität Innsbruck.
    ASEM Core-Facility-Meeting 2013, Wien, 2013-07-04. (Web link)

Poster Presentation
  • Lecturer(s): Gufler, S. Co-author(s): Eder, M.-K.; Falschlunger, J.; Zitzelsberger, L.; Bollmann, A.; Ostermann, T.; Valovka, T.; Hartl, M.; Hobmayer, B.: Unexpected function of novel Wnt/beta-Catenin target genes in Hydra head and foot regeneration.
    5th meeting of the European Society for Evolutionary Developmental Biology (EURO EVO DEVO 2014), Wien, 2014-07-23. (Web link)

  • Lecturer(s): Gufler, S. Co-author(s): Eder, M.-K.; Falschlunger, J.; Ostermann, T.; Hobmayer, B.: Characterization of Wnt/beta-Catenin target genes in cnidarian axis formation and regeneration.
    8th International Conference on Coelenterate Biology (ICCB8), Eilat, 2013-12-03. (Web link)

  • Lecturer(s): Gufler, S. Co-author(s): Eder, M.K.; Falschlunger, J.; Ostermann, T.; Hobmayer, B.: Characterization of Wnt/beta‐Catenin target genes in cnidarian axis formation and regeneration.
    4th Life Science Meeting of Innsbruck Universities, Igls, 2012-09-27. (Web link)

  • Lecturer(s): Salvenmoser, W. Co-author(s): Eder, M.-K.; Seybold, A.; Hess, M.; Ostermann, T.; Hobmayer, B.: New aspects of cellular ultrastructure in Hydra.
    Microscopy Conference MC 2011, Kiel, 2011-08-28. (Web link)



Organisation of Events

  • Salvenmoser, W.; Ostermann, T.: Organisation, EM Core Facilities Meeting, Innsbruck, Österreich, 2012-07-05 - 2012-07-06.