November 13, 2020
Why Choose a Custom Microscope Objective?

Special Optics works with OEM instrument makers and the research community pushing the limits of microscopy in life science, semiconductor, and physical science research. We design innovative microscope objectives that meet requirements that cannot be supported by commercial off-the-shelf lenses. 

Complex Research Requires an Experienced Optical Design Partner

Our lenses meet performance requirements of cutting-edge research technologies including: 

  • Immersion
  • Multiphoton
  • TIRF
  • diSPIM/Open SPIM
  • LSFM
  • Two-photon
  • PALM
  • Light Sheet Microscopy
  • Cold Fermion/Atom Trapping
  • Deep Tissue Imaging
  • Quantum Microscopy
  • Live Cell Analysis


Learn more about our cutting-edge design capabilities

Download Benefits of Custom Microscope Objectives paper

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