Vertical LSM 800 confocal microscope (Zeiss/optical development)

Institute of Science and Technology Austria (ISTA)

Klosterneuburg | Website

Large equipment

Short Description

Vertical LSM 800 confocal microscope (Zeiss) designed to enable gravity stimulation of plant growth

Contact Person

Gabriel Krens

Research Services

Laser lines: 405, 488, 555, 640 nm
2 x PMT's for reflected light detection
1 x ESIT detection
Multiple position imaging
Rotation stage to change the angle of a sample in relation to gravity
Custom-programmed (root-) tracker software to adjust stage position to the sample movement

Methods & Expertise for Research Infrastructure

Confocal microscopy, basic training, sample preparation consulting

Allocation to Core Facility

Imaging Facility

Terms of use will be defined in a scientific collaboration agreement.