Zeiss LSM 880 with fast Airyscan

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Microscope

Fully motorized inverted research microscope Zeiss Cell Observer 7 equipped with
  • high precision motorized z-drive (min. step length 10 nm)
  • external microscope control unit with TFT display and separate z-drive knob for noncontact focusing
  • motorized revolving nosepiece with Zeiss Definite Focus.2 system (realized via 850 nm LED)
  • xy scanning stage SCAN IM 130x100 from Märzhäuser:
    • travel range: 130 x 100 mm
    • resolution: 10 nm
    • repeatability: < 1 µm
  • High-precision z-axis piezo stage from Wienecke & Sienske
    • travel range: 500 µm
    • resolution: 1 nm
    • repeatability: +/- 5 nm
    • WSB piezodrive controller and WSB wheel for manual adjustments
  • 100 W halogen lamp with electronic shutter as transmission light
  • Long distance condenser (working distance 26mm, NA 0.55) with manual 6 position turret equipped with DIC optics
  • motorized filter cassette
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