Nanoscale Characterization Facility - Indiana University, Department of Chemistry

Optical Microscopes


 

Zeiss Axio Scope

The Axio Scope can use transmitted or reflected light and can operate in brightfield, darkfield, or DIC mode. The microscope is equipped with a color CCD camera and the AxioVision software package for image analysis. The objective turret contains a 5x, 10x, 20x, 50x and a 100x objective.

Additionally, the microscope has the Zeiss Shuttle and Find capability for correlative optical and scanning electron microscopy with our Auriga 60 FIB-SEM.

Location: Simon Hall 034

 

Leica S6E

The Leica S6E is used for SEM and FIB sample preparation. The microscope has 10x eyepieces for a 6.3x to 40x magnification range and working distance of 110 mm. A 1.6x objective can be installed for a magnification range of 10.1x to 64x and working distance of 55 mm. Samples can be illuminated by transmitted or reflected light.

Location: Simon Hall 034

 

Nikon Eclipse LV100

The Nikon Eclipse can use transmitted or reflected light and can operate in brightfield or darkfield. The microscope is equipped with a color CCD camera and the Nikon Elements software package for image analysis. The objective turret contains a 5x, 10x, 20x, 50x and a 100x objective.

Location: Simon Hall 026

Fees

There is no charge for microscope use.

Contact


Jun Chen

S002B Simon Hall
812.856.1164
Email