FOSSIL is a software for reflectance measurement and maceral analysis.
FOSSIL with the motorised microscope
LA / DM 4000 / DM 6000
Software module FOSSIL
- Semi automated measurements of coal reflectance are possible.
- Note that the software DISKUS is a necessary requirement to run FOSSIL
Software module MACERAL
- The maceral analysis is an addition to FOSSIL
- The microscope is equiped with a Smith beam splitter.
- The limiters for the field diaphram and the illumination aperture are adjustable.
- The nosepiece and the scanning stage are motorized.
- The monochrome, digital camera has a high resolution of 1300 x 1024 pixels.
- CCD images sensor (Sony) with linear transfer technology
- The internal processing is done with 10 bit , external 8 bit are transferred.
- Image data ist transferred by FireWire that makes live images in full resolution with 15 fps (frames/sec) possible.
The camera has excellent characteristics for measuring.