In-house microscopes

Abberior 3D STED 2-Channel Super Resolution Microscope & Resolft

- Olympus inverted microscopy stand with lasers and detection units capable for RESOLFT/STED microscopy. Two STED and an additional RESOLFT super resolution channel. Upgraded to 3D STED and Rescue STED.

Leica SP5 II Fast Resonant Scanner

- Inverted, incubation chamber CO2& temperatur control, fully motorised, 2x HyD detectors.

Leica DMi8 Widefield Fluorescence Microscope

This is our versatile basic stand which we use for custom needed alterations and modalities.

Zeiss Spinning Disc Axio Observer Z1

- Inverted, incubation chamber CO2 &  temperatur control, fully motorised, EVOLVE 512 EMCCD and Zeiss 506 mono, Yokogawa CSU-X1M 5000.

Zeiss LSM880 NLO Intravital Microscope

- with Spectra Physics inSight DeepSee 1300 nm dual wavelength (fixed 1040 nm) MP laser and two NDDs built in directly behind the objective backplane.

LaVision UltraMicroscope II Light Sheet Microscope

- Bidirectional triple light sheet illumination, imaging chamber for organic solvents and aqueous buffers, max. sample size 30mm x 30mm x15 mm (max. sample travel range: 1cm x 1cm x 1cm), sCMOS.

CryoSTORM Microscope

- Self assembled super resolution microscopy system currently at the MPI Physics of Light.