The Microscopy Knowledge Portal
The knowledge portal of Leica Microsystems offers scientific research and teaching material on the subjects of microscopy. The content is designed to support beginners, experienced practitioners and scientists alike in their everyday work and experiments. Explore interactive tutorials and application notes, discover the basics of microscopy as well as high-end technologies – become part of the Science Lab community and share your expertise!
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- Basics in Microscopy
- Confocal Microscopy
- Digital Microscopy
- EM Sample Preparation
- Fluorescence Microscopy
- Light Sheet Microscopy
- Optical Coherence Tomography
- Stereo Microscopy
- Surface Metrology
- Quality Assurance
- Otolaryngology (ENT)
- Plastic Reconstructive
- Widefield 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…
Automated topographic analysis with the Leica Map software
Watch this video to learn how you can save time when doing topographic analysis using the Leica Map software. The software allows you to go quickly…
What Does 30,000:1 Magnification Really Mean?
One important criterion concerning the performance of an optical microscope is magnification. This report will offer digital microscopy users helpful…
3D Visualization of Surface Structures
One of the main features of a digital microscope is the speed and ease with which it enables surface models to be created of macroscopic and…