Zeiss LSM-05 (800 vertical)

The vertical point scanning confocal microscope and root-tracker is a unique device that allows to image and track multiple samples / plant roots over a prolonged time in an upright position

Location: room I04.O3.014 (BFB

System description: Vertical confocal microscope

  • 2 MA-PMT detectors: 2 channels simultaneously, more sequentially
  • Root-tracker (2 versions: Zeiss OAD macro or Matlab script)
  • Multiple position imaging
  • Gravitation manipulation (rotation stage)

Laser lines: 405; 488; 561; 640 nm

Objectives (M27 thread)

  1. Plan-Apochromat 10x/0.45 (420640-9900), WD=2.1 mm
  2. Plan APOCHROMAT 20x/0.8 (420650-9901), WD=0.55 mm (D=0.17 mm)
  3. Plan-Apochromat 40x/1.2 Water (D=0.13-0.217 mm)
  4. EC-Plan-NeoFluar 2.5x /0.075 Dry
  5. C-Apochromat 40x/0.95 Dry (optional, accessible via the rental system)

Contact: email

System manual and additional material is available on SeaFile (login required).

I am the one on the right (LSM800-05)