Laboratory for Fluorescence Dynamics

A national research center for biomedical fluorescence spectroscopy at the University of California, Irvine

Service Guidelines and Policies


In order to fulfill UCI and NIH regulations, all interns and volunteers working at the Laboratory for Fluorescence Dynamics (LFD) are required to complete and/or sign the following forms, and return them to the user coordinator respectively submit them online.

The Online Service Form at must be submitted for each independent project.


UCI employees are required to have current certifications from the UCI Learning Center (UCLC).

Non-UCI interns and volunteers must read the following safety sheets and complete online training modules provided by the UCLC. The user coordinator will request Student and Affiliate Access through the UCLC.

A full copy of the Biosafety Manual of the UCI Environmental Health and Safety is available in the main LFD laboratory.


All interns and volunteers must provide proof of medical insurance coverage. For health insurance coverage refer to:


In accordance to the NIH Public Access Policy, all final peer-reviewed journal manuscripts that arise from work at the LFD must be submitted to the digital archive PubMed Central upon acceptance for publication.