Configuration

Select objective magnification:
Select objective NA:
(use dot as decimal separator)
Select camera:
Select camera binning or scanning:
Select camera adapter:
Optovar / Stereo mag:
Select light wavelength: [nm]
Resolution factor:
Sampling: [px/LP]

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Results

Total magnification
(assuming 10x for oculars)

Selected camera info

Selected camera specifications.
Camera resolution [px], or [mpix]
Camera pixel size [um]
Camera chip size [mm]

Required camera info

Theoretical camera specifications to fit objective characteristics.
Required camera resolution
Required pixels in sensorplane
(objective + chip size dep.)
[px], or required resolution [mpix]
Required camera pixel size
(objective + chip size dep.)
[um]
Sampling ratio
(based on horizontal chip pixel count)
DEPENDS ON SAMPLING SETTING
[], information content of the camera image [um/px]
Interpretation
DEPENDS ON SAMPLING SETTING

Camera field info (sample side)

Information about the object (camera image) obtained using system selected above.
Camera field pixel size
(scaling pro camera pixel)
[um]
Camera field
(size of one camera image)
[um], diameter [um], area [mm^2]

Resolution

Resolution calculation (magnification independent).
Depth of field
Z-slice thickness
(NA + wavelength dep.)
[um] (Z-optical thickness for n=1)
Optical lateral resolution
(NA + wavelength dep.)
[um]
Resolution in sensorplane
(NA + wavelength dep.)
[lp/mm]

Other

Additional calculations.
Measurable slope in confocal mic.
(NA dep.)
[deg], not corrected for refractive index (so NA above 1 give error)
Theoretical image calculation for
given camera (NOT WORKING, as
visible on attached image)
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