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Optics & Photonics

Lensless Imaging Breakthrough with Table-Top Soft-X-Ray Source Promises Laboratory-Friendly Ultra-High Resolution Microscopy

High sensitivity of Andor iKon-L SO high energy detection camera key Belfast, UK: The overwhelming majority of past and present imaging systems use a lens to focus the subject of interest, even today's super-resolution light microscopes that breach the diffraction limit through ingenious experimental methods. Lensless imaging offers the prospect of a radical improvement in resolution by...

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Fibre-Optic sCMOS Camera provides high-energy detection.
Optics & Photonics

Fibre-Optic sCMOS Camera provides high-energy detection.

Designed for high-energy X-ray and neutron indirect detection, Zyla 5.5 HF offers combination of 5.5 megapixel resolution array with 6.5 Â-µm pixels, 100 frames/sec sustained acquisition rate, and ultra-low 1.2 e-readout noise. Modular architecture allows coupling of scintillators, fiber-optic tapers, and Beryllium filters, allowing configuration of Zyla HF to match requirements of...

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CMOS USB 3.0 Cameras offer optimized frame rate performance.
Optics & Photonics

CMOS USB 3.0 Cameras offer optimized frame rate performance.

Suited for such microscopy applications as ion signaling, super-resolution, light sheet, and TIRF, USB 3.0 versions of Zyla sCMOS camera offer up to 53 fps performance fromÂ- 4.2 MP array. Plug-and-play USB 3.0 interface is available on Zyla 5.5 and Zyla 4.2 models, which respectively house 5.5 and 4.2 MP sensors. On-head FPGA real-time data processing promotes...

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Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

OEM Camera provides optimized spectroscopy in NIR.

Featuring Low Dark Current-Deep Depletion technology, iVac 316 NIR Spectroscopy Detector offers combination of high sensitivity in NIR region, high resolution of 15 Â-µm pixels, and up to 95% quantum efficiency. Unit incorporates fringe suppression technology for ultra-low optical etaloning. Thermo-Electric cooling down to -60°C ensures that, by simultaneously minimizing dark current...

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Andor iXon 860 EMCCD Powers Direct Video Recording of Cell Signalling Complexes
Optics & Photonics

Andor iXon 860 EMCCD Powers Direct Video Recording of Cell Signalling Complexes

Albuquerque team designs unique, high-speed hyperspectral microscope to visualise membrane receptor dynamics at the molecular level in living cells Belfast, UK: A unique hyperspectral microscope (HSM) designed specifically to visualise molecular-level protein-protein interactions in living cells has been unveiled recently by the University of Albuquerque. Designed around an Andor iXon 860...

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Software

Imaging and Spectroscopy Software speeds data acquisition.

Fully 64-bit enabled, Solis v4.24 offers advantages to users that want to acquire large dataset with Andor's range of imaging cameras. Product is available in versions designed to run imaging, spectroscopy, and time resolved cameras and associated accessories. With built-in AndorBasic programming language, users can program image acquisitions, automate file storage, communicate with external...

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Optics & Photonics

CCD Cameras feature light-tight Beryllium window.

Featuring -100°C deep cooling, iKon-M SY and Newton SY Series of standalone CCD detectors are suitable for high energy applications that require direct detection of soft X-ray region ranging from 20 keV, with rapid readout of 5 MHz and 2 MHz, respectively. Beryllium window, measuring 200 microns thick, blocks all unwanted lower energies and visible wavelengths with minimal beam hardening....

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Software

Multi-Dimension Image Acquisition Software has optimized UI.

Used in laboratories to execute complex imaging protocols, iQ3 features UI which makes all major settings for 6 dimensional imaging readily available and thereby optimizes workflow and accelerates configuration. User management capabilities, whichÂ- enable creation and management of personal settings to protect experimental configurations and images between users, also track usage...

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Optics & Photonics

Andors CMOS Camera's Speed, Resolution and Sensitivity key to Brain-wide 3D Imaging

High-speed imaging of neuronal activity across entire Brain for the first time Belfast, UK: Although the entire nervous system connectivity map of the nematode model organism, Caenorhabditis elegans, has been known for more than 25 years, it has not been possible to predict all functional connections underlying behaviour. Now, the Vaziri and Zimmer research groups in Vienna, Austria, have...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Illumination Source benefits multi-focal confocal microscopy.

Borealis® enhances illuminationÂ- of all models of Yokogawa CSU10, 21, 22, and X1 scan heads regarding uniformity, throughput, and imaging performance. Extension of excitation wavelength range to 400–750 nm increases image quality, acquisition rates, image quantification, and imaging depth of thick or scattering specimens. While flexible bellows...

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