Zeiss Axioplan (Med)

Zeiss_Axioplan

This microscope from Zeiss is an upright microscope equipped for:
- Stereology
- Brightfield (transmitted light)
- Fluorescence

 

Key features:

- Halogen lamp for transmitted light
- Halogen lamp for reflected light
- Fully motorized and computer controlled stage
- Monochrome high resolution camera (Hamamatsu Orca)

In particular this microscopes computer has the StereoInvestigator software installed stereology measurements of sections.

 

Objectives

Flatfield correction Aberration Correction Magnification NA Immersion Cover glass thickness Special Property
Plane Apochromat 5x 0.16  air 0.17
Plane Apochromat 10x 0.32 water 0.17
Plane Apochromat 20x 0.60 water 0.17
Plane Apochromat 40x 1.00 oil 0.17 Iris adjustment 0.5-1.0
Plane Apochromat 63x 1.40 oil 0.17
Plane Apochromat 100x 1.30 oil 0.17

 

Filters

position Exitation filter Dichromatic mirror Emission filter
I 450-490  FT510 515-565
II BP546  FT580 LP590
III G265  FT395 LP420
IV 485/20, 578/14  FT500, FT600 515-540, LP610

 

Camera

manufacurer model resolution pixelsize objective framerate collector
Hamamatsu Digital Camera ORCA-05G 1344×1024 6.45×6.45 um 0.6x 8.9 0.25x

 

Stage

BioPoint Screen 2 from Ludl Electronic Products Ltd. (LEP)

Property Name Property
Travel Range 75mm x 50mm
Step Resolution 0.025um
Position Repeatability 2um
Motor Type 0.9 degree stepper
Maximum Speed 30mm/second