Research Resource Core Laboratory

Leica Laser Scanning Confocal Upright Microscope


Haworth Hall Room 1043 Bay 3

Features

  • Leica TCS SPE Laser Scanning Confocal DM6-Q upright microscope
  • Laser lines
    • 405nm
    • 488nm
    • 561nm
    • 635nm 
  • 12-bit spectral PMT detector
  • Programmable piezo-driven automated XYZ stage
  • Available Leica Infinity Corrected Objectives:

    Magnification

    N/A

    Corrections/Properties/Immersion Medium

    10X

    0.30

    ACS APO  

    40X

    1.15

    ACS APO/ Oil

    63X

    1.30

    ACS APO/\ Oil

  • Available Olympus Infinity Corrected Objectives (Interchangeable):

    Magnification

    N/A

    Corrections/Properties/Immersion Medium

    4X

    0.13

    UPlan FLN 

    10X

    0.30

    UPlan FLN/ Phase1

    10X

    0.30

    UPlan FLN 

    20X

    0.45

    LUCPlanFLN 

    20X

    0.50

    UPlan FLN 

    20X

    0.75

    UPlanSApo 

    40X

    0.60

    LUCPlanFLN/ Phase2

    40X

    0.95

    UPlanSApo 

    40X

    0.95

    UPlanSApo/ DIC

    40X

    1.30

    LUCPlanFLN/ Oil 

    60X

    0.70

    LUCPlanFLN 

    60X

    0.90

    UPlanApo 

    60X

    0.90

    UPlanApo/ DIC 

    60X

    1.42

    PlanApo N/ Oil

    100X

    1.40

    UPlanSApo/ Oil

    150X

    1.45

    UApoN/ Oil

Workstation Specs​​

  • Leica LAS X Imaging software
  • Intel i7-6800k processor
  • 32GB RAM
  • NVIDIA Quadro K620 graphics card
  • two-256GB SSD RAID
  • one-2TB SATA HDD
  • Windows 10 64 bit.
Please contact Dr. Noraida Martinez-Rivera (Senior Optical Microscopist) or Dr. Eduardo Rosa-Molinar (Director/Professor) if you need further details.

Announcements

Coming Soon... Hitachi H-8100!!

Hitachi H-8100 Transmission Electron Microscope 
Features:
·          75kV to 200kV thermionic emission (W hairpin filament)
·          Large specimen tilt (+/- 45 degrees) pole piece
·          In situ heating experiments with a heating stage (up to 900 degrees)
·          A cryo-TEM with a cryo-holder (down to -170 degrees)
·          A Gatan TV rate CCD camera for imaging (down to 0.5 nm resolution) and diffraction (large tilting with a Gatan double tilt holder)
·          A Silicon Drift Detector (SDD) for energy dispersive X-ray spectroscopy
·          Operation at low kV (75 and 100 kV) for soft- and bio-materials and 200 kV for inorganic materials
·          Convergent Beam Electron Diffraction (CBED), nanodiffraction capabilities
·          Hollow-Cone Illumination
 
More to come...

-MAI

Dr. Noraida Martinez-Rivera

Senior Optical Microscopist 

Questions?

Dr. Eduardo Rosa-Molinar
Director/Professor
erm@ku.edu