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Leica TCS SP8 FALCON Upright Confocal Microscope 

Equipment type: Light microscopy

Leica TCS SP8 Upright Confocal Microscope with FALCON (FAstLifetimeCONtrast) for FLIM, FRET and FCS

  • upright Leica DMI6000
  • Anti-Vibration table
  • Z-Galvo stage
  • Continuous wave lasers: VIS – Ar (65mW: 458, 476, 488,496, 514nm) and UV – Diode 50mW:405nm)
  • Pulsed laser (VIS – WLL avg. power 1.5mW: 470 – 670nm, pulsed up to 80kHz)
  • Time Gated Detection
  • Spectral Detection Range (400–720nm)
  • 3 Hybrid-Detectors (GsAsP hybrid detectors and high sensitive low noise)
  • 2 standard PMTs
  • AOTF VIS: up to 8 channel and AOTF UV)


Funding via:

DFG 91b; Prof. Dr. T. Ott

DFG Project No. 414136422

Publications from DFG-funded projects must contain the following funding reference: “funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG, German Research Foundation) – project number(s)”.

If a publication refers to several projects, the numbers must be separated by semicolons.


Room 00.017
Phone: +49 762 203-97122
Life Imaging Center

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Usage Fee

30 € / hour
Special discounts might be applicable.
We may charge you for additional components.
For details check our  usage fee overview or
the usage conditions document.