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Light Microscopes

Instruments

Inverted Zeiss LSM 780 Multiphoton Laser Scanning Confocal MicroscopeClick

  • Laser scanning confocal
  • Deep tissue imaging
  • Live Cell Imaging
  • Spectral Imaging, Unmixing
  • Super Resolution imagining with AirScan (1.7X improvement over diffraction limited imaging)
  • Excitation Fingerprinting
  • FLIM
  • Ion Imaging
  • FRET and Anisotropy
  • FRAP and FLIP
  • FCS
  • Photoactivation/ -conversion
  • Photon Counting

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LOCATION: Shriram Center, Room B023


 

Leica SP8 White Light Confocal, gSTED, FLIMClick

  • White light laser confocal
  • gated, hybrid detectors
  • Spectral Imaging, Unmixing 
  • Excitation Fingerprinting
  • Live Cell Imaging
  • Super Resolution Microscopy
  • gated Stimulated Emission Depletion (gSTED)
  • Ultra-fast resonant scanner(~25 frames per sec)
  • FRAP/FLIP
  • FRET
  • FLIM

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LOCATION: Beckman Center, Room B050C


 

OMX BLAZE 3D-structured illumination, super-resolution microscope (SIM)Click

  • Super Resolution Microscopy
  • 3D-Structured Illumination Microscopy (3D-SIM)
  • Stochastic Optical Reconstruction Microscopy (STORM)
  • 3D Deconvolution
  • Live cell imaging

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LOCATION: Beckman Center, Room B050


 

Inverted Nikon Spinning Disk Confocal MicroscopeClick

  • Live Cell Imaging
  • Fast Confocal Imaging (>50 frames per second of 2 colors simultaneously)
  • High Content Screening and Throughput
  • TIRF (to image events at the cell surface ~100nm)
  • Large Field of View for WideField Imaging (>2000 x 2000)
  • FRAP and FLIP
  • FRET
  • Photoactivation/ -conversion
  • Photoablation

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LOCATION: Shriram Center, Room B023


 

Leica SP5 upright Confocal, multi-photon, FLIMClick

  • Upright laser scanning confocal
  • Deep tissue imaging
  • Live cell imaging
  • Ultra-fast scanning (~25 frames per sec)
  • Extra large field of fiew (23mm)
  • FRAP / FLIP
  • FRET
  • FLIM

RESERVE THIS MICROSCOPE

LOCATION: Beckman Center, Room B050


 

Inverted Zeiss LSM 880 Laser Scanning Confocal MicroscopeClick

  • Laser scanning confocal
  • Deep tissue imaging
  • Live Cell Imaging
  • Imaging of weak fluorescence signals with high sensitivity AirScan mode
  • Super Resolution imagining with AirScan (1.7X improvement over diffraction limited imaging)
  • Ion Imaging
  • FRET and Anisotropy
  • FRAP and FLIP
  • FCS
  • Photoactivation/ -conversion
  • Photon Counting

RESERVE THIS MICROSCOPE

LOCATION: Beckman Center, Room B050


 

Leica DM2000 histology scope with color camerasClick

  • Color camera
  • Histology

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LOCATION: Beckman Center, Room B001


 

Upright Zeiss Axio Imager 2 for Materials Analysis

  • Histology
  • Investigate metallic structures, composites, glass, wood, ceramics, polymers, liquid crystals etc.

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LOCATION: Shriram Center, Room B023


 

Upright Zeiss AxioImager Epifluorescence / Widefield MicroscopeClick

  • Array Tomography
  • general-purpose widefield fluorescence microscopy

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LOCATION: Shriram Center, Room B023