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Optical Microscopy Laboratory

The Optical Microscopy Laboratory allows for the observation and selected analysis of geological, material, and life science samples. Capabilities include light microscopes with reflected and transmitted modes and fluorescence microscopy. Images are collected using a digital format.

Optical Microscopy Instruments
Lab Leads
Lindsay Keller (281-483-6090), NASA
Kathie Thomas-Keprta (281-483-5029), Jacobs JETS
Lab Instruments
Olympus AH2 Fluorescence Microscope
Nikon H600L Fluorescence Microscope
Olympus BX60 with cross-polarized illumination
Nikon SMZ800 Stereoscopic Microscope
Olympus BX60 Fluorescence Microscope
Keyence VHX Digital Microscope