Fluorescence Imaging System for £30K

At Cairn Research we not only design and manufacture our own microscopy products, but we also integrate these with other components to provide complete turn-key systems.  We are often asked if we can offer fast powerful timelapse fluorescence...

Posted: Friday 19th September 2014

Read more

Autumn Plymouth 2014

 It's September again, which means that Andrew and Martin are in Plymouth teaching at the Cell Physiology Workshop once more.  Unfortunately there is a horrible rumour that Martin is currently busy writing another of his dreadful...

Posted: Friday 5th September 2014

Read more

OptiMOS Multichannel streaming

We would like to thank our friends at Q Imaging / Photometrics for demonstrating our new MultiStream controller with the OptiMOS camer...

Posted: Monday 14th July 2014

Read more

First paper for BBSRC collaboration between Cairn Research & Canterbury Biosciences

We are very pleased to announce the first paper for our BBSRC industrial case student (Matt Johnson) based at the School of Biosciences, University of Kent at Canterbury.   paper: ...

Posted: Friday 4th July 2014

Read more

We're hiring! Electronic Engineer

As part of our continuing expansion, we're looking for someone to help us extend our electronic design activities.  Ideally we'd like to find someone with professional experience, formal qualifications and / or personal interest in both analo...

Posted: Friday 16th May 2014

Read more

New lens design for LS range of products

We're pleased to announce that both our TwinCam and Mu...

Posted: Friday 2nd May 2014

Read more

OptoLED independently evaluated in internet blog

Shalin Mehta a scientist and 'blogger' has evaluated independently our OptoLED light source Available here

Posted: Thursday 24th April 2014

Read more


As everyone must be all too well aware, spam on the internet is steadily becoming more and more of a problem. However, following in-depth discussions here at Cairn, we have decided to keep sending it. :) But increasingly the real pr...

Posted: Wednesday 23rd April 2014

Read more

PhD available in Image Analysis - University of Kent

PhD available in Image Analysis Biosciences - University of Kent at Canterbury Are you, or do you know of anyone who could be. interested in a PhD project to develop open source image analysis software? Then perhaps they should consi...

Posted: Thursday 13th March 2014

Read more

Super-resolution PDRA position available in Leeds

A PDRA position in Super-resolution has become available, for up to 54 months. The job is being advertised on Nature jobs:...

Posted: Tuesday 4th March 2014

Read more