Andor Revolution Spinning Disk Confocal Microscope

Andor Spinning Disk
Equipment manager:
Richard Thorogate
Equipment manufacturer:
Equipment model:
Revolution Spinning Disk
Deputy equipment manager:
Guillaume Charras
Equipment Location:

The spinning disk confocal laser microscope (SDCLM) uses the multiplex principle where light is illuminated and detected at multiple points simultaneously. The LCN SDCLM is equipped with a Photometrics Prime 95B CMOS camera which offers 95% quantum efficiency with extreme sensitivity and high frame rates. 



405, 488, 568, and 647 nm laser lines

Yokogawa CSU-X1 spinning disk unit (1500-5000rpm)

Prior motorised stage 

Piezo 100um stage

Olympus IX81 microscope 

DIC and phase

Multi-dimensional time lapse imaging

Environmental chamber for long term imaging (temperature and CO2 control)

Photometrics Prime 95B CMOS camera