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  • Materials & Earth Science

    Physicals science research microscopes from Leica Microsystems offer a broad range of optics, imaging systems, software, and ergonomic accessories to design a system for your application.
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  • Watchmaking Industry

    For watchmakers and in the watchmaking industry, the high precision of Leica stereo microscopes facilitates delicate assembly of watches and reliable inspection for high quality and workmanship. With…
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  • Metals & Machine Engineering

    Your work in Metals and Machine Engineering requires microscope imaging solutions to help you assemble, inspect, measure, analyze, and document your results while ensuring the highest level of…
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  • Automotive & Transportation

    We at Leica want to be your dependendable collaborators, guiding you to optimal imaging solutions for automotive and transportation, so you can stay ahead of the competition. Our smart imaging…
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  • Medical Device Manufacturing

    Medical Device manufacturing microscopes from Leica Microsystems help improve production efficiency while reducing muscle and eye strain from repetitive tasks, all while providing high quality optical…
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  • Semiconductor Wafer Processing, IC Packaging & Testing

    Leica Microsystems’ customized, modular imaging solutions help suppliers and device manufacturers achieve fast and precise inspection and analysis for wafer processing, IC packaging, IC assembly, and…
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  • Printed Circuit Board (PCB) & Electronics Manufacturing

    No matter supplier or device manufacturer, the interest of Leica Microsystems is to provide you with customized, modular imaging solutions that fulfill your requirements. We want to help you achieve…
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  • Metal Working

    Your work in Metal Working requires strict Quality Assurance processes in order to consistently meet your customer specifications and allow your business to manufacture products at acceptable prices.…
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  • Foundries

    Your work in foundries requires you to ensure the highest quality research, development and quality control to meet your production demands. Whether you are inspecting castings for defects or trying…
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  • Geology, Environmental, Paleontology, and Earth Science Microscopes

    Leica microscopes for Geology, Environmental, Paleontology and Earth Science Research are powerful, modular imaging solutions for precise measurement and detailed analysis.
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  • Materials Science, Physics, and Engineering

    Leica Microsystems features ergonomically designed, high-quality imaging systems to attack routine to the most challenging materials research applications.
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  • Art Conservation

    Analyzing, restoring, conserving and documenting artistic works or cultural artifacts require complex technical skills and the use of state-of-the-art imaging solutions, particularly contact-free,…
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  • Forensic Science

    As a forensic scientist, your microscopes and imaging equipment must provide precision, quality, accuracy, and reproducibility of results to ensure success when examining evidence. Leica Microsystems…
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  • Earth Science Education

    Earth Science educational microscopes, cameras and software from Leica Microsystems offer modular flexibility to fit your classroom specific needs and budget.
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  • Science Lab Topic: Digital Microscopy

    How to create EDOF (Extended Depth of Focus) images

    Watch this video to see how you can rapidly record sharp optical microscope images of samples with a large height variation. This is done with the optional Extended Depth of Focus (EDOF) function of…
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  • Science Lab Topic: Digital Microscopy

    How to make a fast Z-stack

    Save time for your 2D and 3D analysis. Watch this video to learn about the new user interface, LAS X.next, for the DVM6 digital microscope. The video demonstrates how to make a fast Z-Stack with a few…
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  • Science Lab Topic: Digital Microscopy

    Free Webinar On-Demand: Digital Microscopy in Earth Science

    Classical polarized light (compound) microscopes can only be used for prepared samples, because the working distance they offer is insufficient for whole samples. This means that thicker and bigger…
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    Science Lab Topic: Quality Assurance

    Free Webinar On-Demand: Basics in Component Cleanliness Analysis

    For automotive manufacturers and auto parts suppliers, obtaining component cleanliness results rapidly, accurately, and reproducibly over the entire workflow is a significant advantage. Pall and Leica…
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  • Science Lab Topic: Stereo Microscopy

    Coming to Grips with Biological Information Through Flexible Organic Electronics: Developing Bendable and Stretchable Biosensors and Device

    What do you associate with the word sensor? Perhaps technologies delivering automation in factories and other production sites? That may be what comes to mind, but advances in organic electronics are…
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  • Science Lab Topic: Digital Microscopy

    Digital Microscopy with Versatile Illumination and Various Contrast Methods for More Efficient Inspection and Quality Control

    State-of-the-art digital microscopes utilizing a versatile illumination system capable of achieving multiple contrast methods, such as the Leica DVM6, are very useful for inspection, quality control,…
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  • Science Lab Topic: Digital Microscopy

    How Digital Microscopy can Contribute to Efficient Workflows for Microelectronics and Electronics

    This report explains how users can benefit from the digital microscope portfolio of Leica Microsystems to attain cost-effectiveness over entire workflows in research and development (R&D), product…
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  • Science Lab Topic: Forensics

    Forensics: How to Gather Evidence from Ballistics, Tool Marks, Questioned Documents, Counterfeiting, and Forgery Fast and Easily with Digital Microscopy

    The examples reported here demonstrate how digital microscopy enables forensic scientists to gather and compare evidence from ballistics and tool marks or counterfeited money, credit cards, and…
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  • Science Lab Topic: Digital Microscopy

    How to Analyze Prepared and Unprepared Geological Samples with One Digital Microscope

    Polarized light microscopes have been used in classical earth science studies for the last 100 years. Since then a lot of progress has been made to increase the user friendliness, ergonomy, and…
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    Science Lab Topic: Quality Assurance

    Fast and Reliable Inspection of Printed Circuit Boards with Digital Microscopy

    Digital microscopy has been used more and more for inspection, quality control and assurance (QC/QA), failure analysis (FA), and research and development (R&D) in the microelectronics industry,…
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  • Science Lab Topic: Digital Microscopy

    Webinar: Get the Most out of Digital Microscopy

    From routine quality assurance to advanced 3D analysis of complex surface structures, there is a digital microscope solution to meet almost any request
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  • Science Lab Topic: Quality Assurance

    Automotive Industry: How Suppliers and Auto Manufacturers Can Verify Parts Specifications Quickly and Easily

    Checking specifications is critical: During the manufacture of auto parts, specifications must be met – whether by the auto parts supplier or the automobile manufacturer. It is important that the…
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  • Science Lab Topic: Quality Assurance

    Inspecting and Analyzing Printed Circuit Boards Quickly and Reliably with a Digital Microscope

    For the past several years, digital microscopy has been shown to be useful for inspection, quality control and assurance (QC/QA), and failure analysis (FA) in the microelectronics industry, especially…
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  • Science Lab Topic: Digital Microscopy

    What You Always Wanted to Know About Digital Microscopy, but Never Got Around to Asking

    Digital microscopy is one of the buzz words in microscopy – and there are a couple of facts that are useful to know. Georg Schlaffer, Product Manager with Leica Microsystems, has often been asked…
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  • Science Lab Topic: Digital Microscopy

    Are Your Digital Microscope Measurements Accurate and Reliable?

    For certain applications, such as the production and maintenance of automobiles, aircraft, or power plants, quality control and reliability assurance, as well as safety and health inspection, accurate…
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  • Science Lab Topic: Surface Metrology

    Brief Introduction to Surface Metrology

    Surface metrology is the science that deals with measuring topography. Characterization of a surface with its amplitude, spacing and shape of its features, is called "topography". The term…
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  • Science Lab Topic: Digital Microscopy

    Trends in Microscopy

    There are digital cameras, digital TV sets, digital picture frames, digital schools on the internet. Cryptologists design digital signatures, communication researchers speak of digital identity.…
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