Nikon Widefield Microscope

Location: HCI rm 1430

Schedule for Use

Main features of System:

  • Widefield light pathway employs a high sensitivity Andor Zyla CMOS camera
  • Sola automated LED lightsource for both widefield fluorescence and transmitted illumination pathways
  • Fully automated Nikon Ti-E inverted microscope
  • Perfect Focus System provides focal depth consistency across varying sample regions of interest
  • Motorized Prior II XY stage with a variety of stage inserts available (slides,dishes, multiwall plates, etc..)
  • Nikon NIS-Elements multi-platform acquisition software capable of Tiling, timelapse, scripting, analysis and advanced image processing.
  • Stage Incubator: OKOLAB, C02 and Humidity with either dish or plate adaptor

Suggested Applications:

  • Multichannel fluorescence and transmitted fixed slide imaging
  • Tiling mosaics of fixed or live samples
  • Timelapse of dishes or glass bottom well plates


  • 10X
  • 20X
  • 40X water
  • 40X ELWD
  • 60X PlanAPO oil immersion
  • Other objectives available–please inquire with Core personnel