Optical Microscopes

Optics & Photonics, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

Multiphoton Microscopes are suited for live cell, in-vivo imaging.

February 23, 2015

FluoView FVMPE-RS series includes multiphoton laser scanning microscopes with gantry frame and inverted microscope frames. Gantry microscope frame features stable, arch-like structure that allows space beneath objective to accommodate experiments of varied sizes. Volume of 640 x 355 x 520 mm is available if stage is removed. Inverted microscope frame is suited for observation of cells in 3D cultures, where multiple layers of cells are cultured in petri dish or similar vessel. Read More

Optics & Photonics

FE-SEM System features integrated EDS capabilities.

February 16, 2015

With integrated silicon-drift X-ray detector, digital multichannel analyzer, and intuitive software, Model 8500B allows users to perform quantitative elemental analysis on arbitrary points, on continuous line scan, or in user-defined regional map. Energy Dispersive Spectroscopy results are analyzed and displayed in real-time and researchers can export data for further off-line analysis. Patented event-streamed spectrum imaging saves full spectrum at every pixel for analysis and display. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Microscopy System offers expanded options and accessories.

February 3, 2015

Offering choice of 6 different sub lenses with magnifications of .35X, .5X, .75X, 1X, 1.5X, and 2X, Micro-Video Zoom Objective is suited for industrial robots, machine vision, quality control, and electronics fabrication. Video Adapters expand range of magnifications from low of .17X to high of 18X, while 2X C-Mount Adapter delivers up to 748X enlargement. To shorten overall length between camera and work piece, Right Angle Optical Beam Bender is available. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Acoustic Micro Imaging System inspects IGBT modules.

January 21, 2015

Featuring fully automated design, C-SAM® Model DF2400Z images and analyzes voids and other structural defects of power IGBT modules. Inverted transducer, placed beneath module, prevents water from reaching module circuitry. Once recipe for scanning has been defined, factory automation interface controls operation with no need for human attention. Because imaging is typically carried out before encapsulation, acoustic images reveal what type of rework is needed on rejects. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics

Stereo Zoom Microscopes feature high magnification ranges.

December 11, 2014

Binocular and trinocular models have 15x eyepieces to achieve 21x–135x continuous zoom magnification at working distance of 3.3 in. With optional 20x eyepiece, magnification from 28x–180x is possible. Eyepieces, set at 45° angle, have interpupillary distance adjustment, and each eyepiece tube also has diopter adjustment. Customizable or available as complete system, microscopes feature click-stop zoom adjustments and multi-coated optics. Trinocular body adds one-touch fine focus adjustment. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Video Measuring Microscope integrates image processing abilities.

November 18, 2014

Designed for measurement/dimensioning of geometric elements, MarVision QM 300 integrates CCD color camera, 23 in. touchscreen PC with keyboard and mouse, and Windows® 8-based M3 software. Automated video edge detection enables measurement of even low-contrast features, while multi-touch function provides accelerated and continuous measurements. Other features include 1.57 in. adjustable measuring table with 0.4 in. depth of focus, 5 MP camera system, and LED illumination. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Display & Presentation Equipment, Optics & Photonics

White LED Light Source serves Life Science research projects.

November 3, 2014

Suited for fluorescence imaging, X-Cite® 110LED features liquid light guide coupling to microscope and delivers broad-spectrum optical power with optimal field uniformity at specimen level via manual, PC, and TTL control. Instant LED on/off capability minimizes photobleaching and phototoxicity in specimens, and electronic shutter provides sub-millisecond operation. Light source provides excitation for DAPI, GFP, mCherry, Cy5, and other commonly used fluorophores. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Z-Axis Microscope measures minute variations in height.

October 21, 2014

Suited for electronics industry applications, Z-Axis Depth Measuring Microscope offers basic magnifications of 200X  that can be increased to 400X and with video adapters to 1600X via use of optional camera and monitor. Magnification increase afforded by video adapters promote accuracy and repeatability from .0002–.0003 in. or better. Employing non-destructive principal, microscope offers co-axial illumination and lenses are coated to eliminate glare. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

White Light Interferometric Microscope can measure graphene.

October 20, 2014

Comprising industrial, research-grade microscopes based on double beam interferometry objectives, BW series combine white light interferometry (WLI) with standard optical techniques such as bright-field, dark-field, polarised light, DIC (differential interference contrast), and epifluorescence. Focus variation with WLI offers effective height resolution of 15 pm and precise and accurate 3D surface height measurement. Diverse options are available. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Microscope achieves up to 120 nm optical resolution.

October 8, 2014

FluoView FV1200, when used with Olympus FV-OSR software module, lets users access Super Resolution technology, which facilitates research by revealing subtle mechanisms at work within cells or tissue. Able to reaching 120 nm resolution with simultaneous multicolor capture, 3D confocal laser scanning microscopy tool is based on modular IX83 automated inverted microscope platform and capable of up to 5 simultaneous fluorescent detection channels. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

Piezoelectrical System precicely positions microscope revolver.

September 10, 2014

Mounted between objective revolver and microscope stand, MIPOS R120 allows operator to switch between lenses without changing setup. Parallelogram design and solid-state flexure hinges make unit free of mechanical play and eliminate any evidence of friction and stiction. Equipped with capacitive or strain gauge sensors, unit ensures resolution in nanometer range, repeatability, and stability. System features up to 5 kg load bearing capacity, and resonant frequency suit dynamic applications. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Materials & Material Processing

Scanning Electron Microscope delivers 3D volume imaging.

September 9, 2014

Integrating SEM with VolumeScope™ in-chamber microtome and analytical software, Teneo VS™ provides fully automated, large-volume reconstructions with optimized Z-axis resolution. VolumeScope uses serial block face imaging to acquire 3D volume from block of tissue or cells. ThruSight multi-energy deconvolution resolves features at different depths within each slice, while MAPS software uses tiling and stitching to acquire high-resolution composite images that are larger than single field of view. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Atomic Force Microscopes can measure elastic, viscous properties.

September 4, 2014

Leveraging AM-FM Viscoelastic Mapping Mode, Cypher™ and MFP-3D™ atomic force microscopes (AFMs) lets users image viscoelastic properties, including storage modulus and loss tangent, with nanoscale spatial resolution. Nanomechanical imaging technique operates at 2 cantilever resonances simultaneously. First resonance is used for tapping mode imaging, or amplitude modulation (AM), while higher resonance mode is operated in frequency modulation (FM). Read More

Optics & Photonics

Confocal Laser Scanning Microscope utilizes Airyscan principle.

August 21, 2014

Able to identify and localize biological molecules of interest even in challenging specimens, LSM 880 offers optimal resolution in all spatial dimensions, 140 nm laterally and 400 nm axially, as well as sensitivity that promotes image quality and speed. Multichannel area detector with 32 elements collects all light from Airy disk simultaneously. Knowing beam path and spatial distribution of each Airy disk enables light-efficient imaging; researchers can use all photons that objective collected. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

LED Ring Light includes contrast-enhancing polarizer.

August 21, 2014

With polarizer, Microscope Ring Light allows clear inspection of shiny circuit boards or highly reflective parts. Rotating polarizer ring slowly reduces or virtually eliminates reflective glare and hot spots. Mounted with 3 thumb screws, fixture has 60 white LEDs with ultra-cool color temperature of 8,000 K, working distance of 4 in., and minimum working life of 20,000 hours. Light is accompanied by 10-step light controller and ring light adapter. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Display & Presentation Equipment, Optics & Photonics

LED Illuminator eliminates glare to create contrast.

August 15, 2014

By providing flat, even lighting without shadows across full area, Diffuse Axial LED Illuminator overcomes glare presented by microscopic inspection and imaging of shiny surfaces. This microscope accessory, powered by plug-in light controller with dimmer, mounts objective lens and spreads light rays in different directions to create contrast between specular, diffuse, and absorptive planes. Aperture size is 50 x 50 mm, and white LEDs have 20,000 hr lifespan. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Atom Probe Microscope delivers 3D sub-nanometer analysis.

August 8, 2014

Housed in ergonomic platform, LEAP® 5000 offers 3-dimensional nano-scale surface, bulk, and interfacial materials analysis with atom-by-atom identification and accurate spatial positioning. System comes with redesigned detection system, advanced laser control, accelerated data collection, and real-time monitoring capabilities. Microscope provides analytical accuracy, sensitivity, and 3D spatial resolution across wide variety of metals, semiconductors, and insulators. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics

Video Measuring Microscope integrates image processing abilities.

July 1, 2014

Designed for measuring/dimensioning of geometric elements, MarVision MM 320 integrates CCD color camera with zoom lens (0.7–4.5X magnification), 23 in. touchscreen PC with keyboard and mouse, and Windows® 7-based M3 software. Automatic edge detection enables measurement of even low contrast features, while Multi Touch function provides continuous variable magnification. Illumination is provided by LED ring top light and table-mounted Telecentric LED transmitted light. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics

Stereo Zoom Binocular Scope integrates ring light.

June 30, 2014

Featuring 60-LED ring light as embedded element of focus mount, Model SPZ-50 offers magnification range of 6.7–50x, or up to 200x with 3 optional lenses and eyepieces. LEDs create shadow-free lighting intensity of 35,000 lux, assuring accuracy and crisp imaging, while dimmer control lets operators vary and turn off illumination. With wide field of view and long working distance, SPZ-50 is suited for high-volume inspection stations, R&D engineering labs, and science applications. Read More

Optics & Photonics

Atomic Force Microscope offers ILM and STM capabilities.

June 3, 2014

Equipped with 90 µm AFM closed-loop scanner, Agilent 7500 achieves low-noise performance, enabling atomic-resolution imaging. Design includes built-in environmental chamber with 6 inlet/outlet ports as well as precision temperature and humidity sensors. Inverted Light Microscope system supports MAC Mode for gentle imaging of fluids, while Scanning Tunneling Microscope system provides stable imaging at pA and sub-pA currents to resolve individual atoms and molecules. Read More