Bringing dual channel multicolour 3D nanoscale images to your setup with Double Helix Optics

Find out how you can capture 3D images with nanoscale precision, without scanning your z stage

Written by Karen McGeachy in conjunction with our partners Double Helix Optics. This blog is aimed to give you an overview of our SPINDLE® and SPINDLE² modules and show how Double Helix Optics' Light Engineering™ technology can aid you in your imaging applications. Click on the image below to download the full PDF.


We will cover the following topics:

  • Background on Point Spread Functions

    • This section details the principle of Point Spread Functions, of which the Double Helix Optics Light Engineering technology is based.

  • How does the Double Helix Optics Light Technology™ technology work

    • This section provides an overview of how the technology works and the benefits of it

  • The SPINDLE Product Family – key benefits

    • This section explores the two SPINDLE modules and outlines the benefits such as multichannel imaging on a single camera, simultaneous mulit-colour imaging, multi modal, and 3D and non 3D comparisons

  • Software

    • This section provides an overview of the software and its capabilities

  • Applications‚Äč

    • This section goes into details of the multiple applications the technology has been used for such as 3D Single Molecule Localisation Microscopy, Particle tracking, Light sheet microscopy, Multiphoton, and beyond life sciences.