Olympus Microscope

Olympus BX51 polarizing microscope
Olympus BX51 polarizing microscope

The SPMC houses an Olympus BX51 polarizing microscope which includes differential interference contrast capabilities for sample viewing, and image analysis. In addition, the thermal behavior of a sample can be observed under the microscope using a Mettler Toledo FP900 thermal system equipped with a FP 82 hot stage with a temperature range of room temperature to 375° C.