UltraMicroscope Blaze light sheet microscope

UltraMicroscope Blaze specifications

Sheet optics
Illumination  Uni- and bi-directional
Number of light sheet 1–6
Thickness 4–24 µm
Width 1–20 mm
Numerical aperture 0.0135–0.135
Focus positioning Dynamic
Detection optics  
Objective lenses 1.1× 12×
Total magnification 0.66–2.75× 2.4–10× 7.2–30×
Numerical aperture 0.1 0.35 0.53
Max. theoretical resolution at detector 4.8 µm 1.3 µm 0.5 µm
Working distance ≤17 mm ≤16 mm ≤10.9 mm
FOV diagonal (5.5 MP camera) 7.9–33 mm 2.2–9.1 mm 0.73–3 mm
Emission filters Seven filters ⌀ 43 mm
Chromatic correction Dynamic 400–850 nm
Image chamber
Imaging solution Aqueous buffers and organic solvents
Sample travel range (x, y, z) 24 mm, 50 mm, 23 mm
Chamber size 51 mm, 129 mm, 64 mm
Batch imaging mode Multiple samples can be imaged in one session.
Refractive index compatibility 1.33–1.56
General information
Dimensions (w × h × d) 67 cm × 91 cm ×52.5 cm
Weight 98 kg (w/o controller and laser)
Light sources
Laser beam combiner Max. 5 laser lines (405, 488, 561, 639, 785 nm)*, 50 mW–100 mW per diode
Supercontinuum white light laser  460–800 nm, 1–3 mW/nm

*Five out of eleven available laser can be chosen for the Beam Combiner.

Camera specifications

Detector 4.2 Megapixel sCMOS camera 5.5 Megapixel sCMOS camera
Active pixels (w × h) 2048 × 2048 2560×2160 
Pixel size 6.5 µm × 6.5 µm 6.5 µm × 6.5 µm
Sensor size 13.3 mm × 13.3 mm;
18.8 mm diagonal
16.6 mm × 14 mm;
21.8 mm diagonal
Readout noise 0.8 med e- 1 med e-
Maximal frame rate 100 fps 100 fps
Maximum quantum efficiency 82% 60%
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