Raman microscope: WITec alpha300 R

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Raman microscope
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WITec alpha300 R

The alpha300 R is a state of the art confocal Raman microscope from WITec with exceptional performance in speed, sensitivity, and resolution. The microscope allows for hyperspectral image generation with the information of a complete Raman spectrum at every image pixel.

Instrument data

  • Laser lines: 488 nm and 532 nm (max intensity at sample 45 mW)
  • Spectrometer spectral range: 420 to 830 nm
  • Detector: cooled back-illuminated EMCCD with 1600 x 200 pixels
  • Step size: XY: 100 nm, Z: 10 nm
  • Objectives: 10X (NA 0.25, WD 22mm), 50X (NA 0.7, WD 1.1mm), 100X (NA 0.9, WD 0.31 mm)
  • Heating/cooling stage, temperature range: -196 to 300 oC (600 oC with modifications)

Contact person

Katarina Logg
  • Senior Research Engineer, CMAL, Physics