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Location: Room P3-A-5
Manufacturer: Leica Microsystems
Model: DM2500
Nickname: "DM2500"
Software: Leica Application Suite (LAS)
Year: 2006
SN: 285533-102006
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Microscope overview

The Leica DM2500 is an upright brightfield microscope equipped with a color camera (Leica DFC450) for brightfield and differential interference contrast (DIC) imaging. If you need to perform fluorescence imaging try the Leica DM5000B instead.

Data files older than 3 months will be automatically deleted on this system, please copy your data to the iMM server using the desktop link.

System components


Magnification Model Type NA WD (mm) pixel size (μm) 10 μm =
1.25x HCX PL FLUOTAR Dry 0.04 3.70 4.9 2.02 pixels
10x HC PL FLUOTAR Dry 0.30 11 0.61 16.2 pixels
20x HC PL FLUOTAR Dry 0.50 1.15 0.30 32.5 pixels
40x HCX PL FLUOTAR Dry 0.75 0.40 0.15 65 pixels
100x HCX PL FLUOTAR Oil 1.30 0.22 0.06 162.5 pixels

* pixel size for 2560 x 1920 images (Full Frame)

Upon request:

Magnification Model Type NA WD (mm) pixel size (μm) 10 μm =
5x N PLAN Dry 0.12 14 1.23 8.1 pixels
63x HCX PL APO Oil 1.32-0.60 0.1 0.1 102 pixels


Model Type Frame Size Pixel Size (µm)
Leica DFC450 color CCD 2560 × 1920 3.4 x 3.4

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leica_dm2500.txt · Last modified: 2020/01/01 23:28 by bioimaging