Leica SP8 3X STED super-resolution microscope

Basic Information
Manufacturer: 
Leica
Name/Model #: 
SP8 3X STED
Type: 
Super resolution microsocope
Location Information
Room #: 
2071 WIMR2
Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Lance Rodenkirch
Phone number: 
608-263-3248
Advanced Information
Features & Accessories: 

The SP8 is both a point scanning confocal and 3X STED Super-resolution microscope.  The SP8 includes a super-supercontinuum white-light laser for fluorescent excitation from 470nm to 670nm, a separate 405nm diode laser, and 3 pulsed lasers (592nm/660nm/775nm) for performing 3 color super-resolution STED.  The unit is equipped with 3 PMTs and 2 high-sensitive HyD detectors for image collection.  Additional features include a motorized stage, resonant scanner, fluorescence spectral detection and super Z-galvo stage/tokei hit insert for live cell imaging. Objective lens 10x, 20x, 40x, 63x, and 100x. 

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