Leica SP2 LSCM

LeicaThe Leica SP2 is a laser scanning confocal microscope. Three lasers are used for excitation, an Ar ion laser with 488nm excitation and two HeNe lasers, one for 543nm, one for 633nm excitation. Epi-fluorescent and reflected light are filtered via a spectral processor.

Services and Fee Structure:

  • User Fee Unassisted Cost/Hr – $30
  • User Fee Assisted Cost/Hr – $70
  • Additional expenses may apply such as a per sample charge for specimen preparation and charges for consumables used during specimen preparation and microscopy. Users are welcome to supply their own consumables to avoid those charges. The fees listed are for internal UTK users only.
Equipment location:
Advanced Microscopy and Imaging Center 
Science and Engineering Research Facility, room 101
Contact information:
Dr. John Dunlap