OptoScan Monochromator

OptoScan Monochromator

Cairn Research Ltd

The Optoscan monochromator from Cairn Research is the only instrument of its type to offer control of both centre-wavelength and bandwidth with millisecond time resolution. Combined with Cairn si...read more

Request Pricing





Receive your quote directly from Cairn Research Ltd for OptoScan Monochromator

Description

 

The Optoscan monochromator from Cairn Research is the only instrument of its type to offer control of both centre-wavelength and bandwidth with millisecond time resolution. Combined with Cairn signal processing modules and optical hardware it forms the heart of a powerful and flexible microfluorescence system. Alternatively it can be readily integrated into commercial imaging systems, or custom controlled for bespoke applications.


This instrument has been designed specifically with real-time biological fluorescence measurements in mind, but has evolved into a truly versatile laboratory tool. If your application requires fast, flexible and automated illumination control then the Cairn Optoscan may well be the instrument of choice.

Other commercial monochromators include the facility to change bandwidth between experiments using a manual control. This is sufficient for many purposes, but is not ideal for complex protocols especially those involving multiple fluorescence markers. Only by controlling bandwidth in real-time during experiments can each excitation wavelength be optimised independently. This means that where Stoke's shifts are large or where fluorescence intensities are weak then a relatively large bandwidth can be selected to maximise signal-to-noise. Conversely if there is a small Stoke's shift or if the fluorescence intensity is high then the slit width can be minimised to reduce bleed through and optimise dynamic range.

Feedback

Request info

To:Cairn Research Ltd
From:
Please contact me / call me with the OptoScan Monochromator,

I am looking to purchase in /

.
About you

Write a review

Sharing your experience will help scientists like you. Achieve Reviewer Status and Win an iPad air (All reviews published will be entered into the next drawing on May 30th 2014).

  
Your Email

 



Ease of use

After sales services

Value for money

WATCH:
The benefits of becoming a reviewer
Share your opinions...()
HINTS & TIPS
Give reasons for the star ratings you have awarded for each area.
Would you recommend this to a colleague?
What would you like to have known about equipment and consumables before you purchased?



Why make an enquiry with SelectScience?

  • EASY It’s quick and simple to do
  • FAST Your enquiry will be delivered straight to the manufacturer
  • FREE You’re under no obligation
  • SECURE We only pass your details on to trusted suppliers at your request
  • SAVE TIME Submit your details once and make multiple enquiries
SelectScience Trusted Banner