Optics

Optics

Each Nikon microscope objective is precision-crafted to provide the highest level of clarity and overall optical performance. World-class Nikon objectives, including renowned CFI60 infinity optics, deliver brilliant images of breathtaking sharpness and clarity, from ultra-low to the highest magnifications.

CFI Achromat Series

Microscope objectives corrected for chromatic aberration across the entire visible spectrum.

  • Clinical
  • Education

CFI Achromat Series for Phase Contrast

Phase contrast objectives corrected for chromatic aberration across the entire visible spectrum.

  • Clinical
  • Education

CFI Achromat Series for Apodized Phase Contrast

Phase contrast objectives incorporating Nikon's proprietary apodization technique to reduce halo effects in thick samples.

  • Clinical
  • Education

CFI Plan Achromat Series

Microscope objectives providing incredible image flatness over the entire 25mm field of view, with chromatic aberration correction throughout the entire visible spectrum.

  • Clinical
  • Education

CFI Plan Achromat Series for Phase Contrast

Phase contrast objectives with incredible flatness and corrected for chromatic aberration across the entire visible spectrum, including the violet wavelength.

  • Clinical
  • Education

Nikon Advanced Modulation Contrast Objective Series

Objectives designed for ICSI and microinjection applications. Enables high-contrast observation of stain-free samples through plasticware.

  • Research
  • Biotech
  • Clinical

Objective for IMSI

Dry objective for high-magnification and high-resolution brightfield and DIC microscopy, optimal for intracytoplasmic morphologically selected sperm injection (IMSI) and related applications.

  • Clinical

Dispersion Staining Series

Dispersion Staining (DS) includes a number of related techniques for identifying materials based on their dispersive properties. Identification of asbestos is a common application of DS microscopy.

  • Materials Science

CFI Apochromat Lambda S Objective Series

Microscope objectives optimized for live cell and confocal imaging. These objectives offer superior chromatic aberration correction and high transmission rates thanks to Nikon's exclusive Nano-Crystal Coat technology.

  • Research
  • Biotech

CFI Plan Apochromat Lambda Series

Exclusive Nikon Nano-Crystal Coat technology produces bright, sharp and high contrast images perfect for multi-color fluorescence live-cell imaging.

  • Research
  • Biotech

CFI Plan Apochromat Lambda Series for Phase Contrast

Phase contrast objectives with superior image flatness, chromatic correction, and high numerical apertures.

  • Research
  • Biotech

CFI Plan Apochromat VC Series

With extended chromatic aberration correction (including the violet range), these objectives are ideal for multi-spectral confocal applications.

  • Research
  • Biotech

CFI Plan Apochromat Series (without cover glass)

Objectives that do not use a cover glass, suitable for observation of specialized samples.

  • Research
  • Biotech
  • Clinical

Super Plan Fluor Series

These objectives are effective in research utilizing stem cells and drug design research. They are capable of a long working distance and provide a high numerical aperture.

  • Research
  • Biotech

CFI Plan Fluor Series

A microscope objective which features an exceptionally high transmission from the ultra-violet to the infra-red, and flatness across the entire field of view. Ideal for critical fluorescence applications.

  • Research
  • Biotech
  • Clinical

CFI Plan Fluor Series for Phase Contrast

Multi-purpose microscope objectives suitable for phase contrast, brightfield, and fluorescence observations.

  • Research
  • Biotech
  • Clinical

CFI Super Fluor Series

Microscope objective providing exceptional UV transmission, high NAs, and superior chromatic correction. Ideal for Ca2+ imaging and caged compound work.

  • Research
  • Biotech

CFI75 Water Dipping Series

With exceptionally high numerical apertures and ultra-long working distances, these lenses are designed for multiphoton imaging and electrophysiology applications.

  • Research

CFI60 Water Dipping Series

Objectives with long working distances and high numerical apertures. Ideal for electrophysiology, IR-DIC imaging, and multiphoton applications.

  • Research

CFI Apochromat TIRF Series

Microscope objectives designed specifically for Total Internal Reflection Applications, featuring the highest N.A. of all Nikon objectives.

  • Research
  • Biotech

Super-Resolution Series

Objective lenses designed to provide the highest quality point spread functions for super-resolution imaging.

  • Research

Objectives for imaging cleared specimens

Compatible with various optical clearing agents which have a wide range of refractive indices. Designed for ultra-deep, large-scale imaging.

  • Research

Silicone Immersion Series

Objective lenses that provide superior depth and resolution performance for biological imaging by more closely matching the refractive index of cells and tissues.

  • Research
  • Biotech