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Room 6.029 - Zeiss Axiovert 200 Inverted Microscope Stand with CSU-X1 scanhead

Inverted spinning disc laser confocal microscope  Suited for live imaging.

Features Include:

  • Fully motorised X-Y-Z stage
  • Piezo Z-drive for rapid Z-stacks
  • CO2 and temperature incubation for live cells and tissue
  • Tiled imaging
  • Multi-position imaging

Transmitted Light:  Zeiss 100W Halogen Lamp

Reflected Light:  Exfo Xcite 120W White Light Lamp

Condensor:

Name N.A. W.D. mm Position 1 Position 2 Position 3 Position 4 Position 5 Position 6
Universal LWD 0.45 54 Open PhL Ph1 Ph2 DIC I DIC II

Objectives:

Position Objective Magnification N.A. Immersion W.D. (mm) Type Type Thread
1 Plan Apochromat 40x 0.95 Dry - DIC III - M27
2 C Apo 40x 1.2 Water - DIC III   M27
3 LCI PlanN 63x 1.3 Water - DIC III   M27
4 Plan Apochromat 10x 0.45 Dry - DIC II   M27
5 Plan Apochromat 20x 0.8 Dry - DIC II   M27
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Eyepiece Fluorescent Filter Sets:

Position Name Excitation Dichroic Emission Suitable Dyes
1 CFP (47HE) 436/25 455 480/40 ECFP, Cerulean
2 GFP (38HE) 470/40 495 525/50 EGFP, Alexa Fluor 488
3 YFP (46HE) 500/25 515 535/30 EYFP, Citrine
4 RFP (63HE) 572/25 590 629/62 mCherry, Cy3
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Confocal Fluorescence Filter Sets:

First Dichroic

Second Dichroic Camera1 Camera2

405/488/561

Empty 485/30 562/45
457/514/647 510LP 535/30 630/98
405/488/561/647 560LP - -

Computer:

Fujitsu PC - 3GHz Xeon Processor - 32GB RAM - 1GB nVidia Quadro GPU

3TB Raid Array

30" LCD Monitor

Software: 

Zeiss Zen 2012 Blue

Accessories:

Incubation chamber with CO2 and Temperature control