Navitar and Special Optics design and build custom microscope objectives for some of the world's most highly regarded medical research organizations including:
• Howard Hughes Medical Institute
• Allen Brain Institute
• MAX Planck
• Stanford University
Wavelengths from visible light to the near infrared.
Working distances from 0.3mm to 30mm.
May be tailored for aqueous, oil, and vacuum research environments.
Special Optics multi-immersion objective offers 1.2 mm field of view, numerical aperture of 0.4, 16.7X magnification (with 200 mm tube lens), and 12 mm working distance. It is a dipping objective for media refractive index between 1.33 and 1.56, a very large range which includes all major clearing solutions. When used in multi-view systems like the diSPIM, the Special Optics objective lens offers sub-micron resolution in X, Y, and Z.