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Optical microscopy

Instrument pricing

Elyra Super Resolution Microscope (Zeiss)

Elyra Super Resolution Microscope (Zeiss)
DescriptionPeak
(9am-9pm Mon-Fri)
Off-Peak
(9pm-9am, Sat-Sun & holidays)
Zeiss Elyra Super Resolution Microscope $35/h $18/h
Zeiss Elyra Super Resolution Microscope - Training $90/h NA
A 64% surcharge applies to non-Cornell users.
Training on any instrument takes 1-2 hours, depending on prior experience.

Light Sheet Microscope (LaVision BioTec)

Light Sheet Microscope (LaVision BioTec)
DescriptionPeak
(9am-9pm Mon-Fri)
Off-Peak
(9pm-9am, Sat-Sun & holidays)
LaVision BioTec Light Sheet Microscope $30/h $30/h
LaVision BioTec Light Sheet Microscope - Training $85/h NA
Training on any instrument takes 1-2 hours, depending on prior experience.
A 64% surcharge applies to non-Cornell users.

LSM880 Confocal multiphoton upright - u880 (Zeiss)

LSM880 Confocal multiphoton upright - u880 (Zeiss)
DescriptionPeak
(9am-9pm Mon-Fri)
Off-Peak
(9pm-9am, Sat-Sun & holidays)
Confocal multiphoton upright (u880)* $45/h $23/h
Confocal multiphoton upright (u880) - Training $100/h NA
A 64% surcharge applies to non-Cornell users.
*If canceling with less than 24 hours notice, unused hours will be charged at 50% of standard rate. No show hours will be charged at the full rate.
50% discount for 8 or more continuous off-peak hours.

LSM880 Confocal multiphoton inverted - i880 (Zeiss)

LSM880 Confocal multiphoton inverted - i880 (Zeiss)
DescriptionPeak
(9am-9pm Mon-Fri)
Off-Peak
(9pm-9am, Sat-Sun & holidays)
Confocal multiphoton inverted (i880)* $45/h $23/h
Confocal multiphoton inverted (i880) - Training $100/h NA
A 64% surcharge applies to non-Cornell users.
*If canceling with less than 24 hours notice, unused hours will be charged at 50% of standard rate. No show hours will be charged at the full rate.
50% discount for 8 or more continuous off-peak hours.

LSM710 Confocal (Zeiss)

LSM710 Confocal (Zeiss)
DescriptionPeak
(9am-9pm Mon-Fri)
Off-Peak
(9pm-9am, Sat-Sun & holidays)
Zeiss 710 Confocal* $40/h $20/h
Zeiss 710 Confocal - Training $95/h NA
A 64% surcharge applies to non-Cornell users.
*If canceling with less than 24 hours notice, unused hours will be charged at 50% of standard rate. No show hours will be charged at the full rate.
50% discount for 8 or more continuous off-peak hours.

Spinning Disk Confocal (Andor/Olympus)

Spinning Disk Confocal (Andor/Olympus)
DescriptionPeak
(9am-9pm Mon-Fri)
Off-Peak
(9pm-9am, Sat-Sun & holidays)
Andor/Olympus Spinning Disk Confocal $25/h $12/h
Andor/Olympus Spinning Disk Confocal - Training $80/h NA
A 64% surcharge applies to non-Cornell users.
Training on any instrument takes 1-2 hours, depending on prior experience.
50% discount for 8 or more continuous off-peak evening hours.

Fluorescence microscope metamorph (Olympus)

Fluorescence microscope metamorph (Olympus)
DescriptionPeak
(9am-9pm Mon-Fri)
Off-Peak
(9pm-9am, Sat-Sun & holidays)
Fluorescence Microscope $20/h $20/h
Fluorescence Microscope - Training $75/h NA
Minimum charge: 1 hour
A 64% surcharge applies to non-Cornell users.
Training on any instrument takes 1-2 hours, depending on prior experience.

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