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Dichroic Mirror
An interference filter designed to selectively reflect light of some wavelengths and transmit light of other wavelengths.


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Collecting Z stacks
 
Components of the confocal microscope
 
Confocal microscopy
The laser beam enters (usually from an optical fibre) and is deflected down into the microscope by the primary beamsplitter – usually a dichroic mirror
Fluorescence microscopy
A dichroic mirror further separates the excitation from the emission by reflecting shorter wavelengths of light (excitation) and transmitting longer ones (emission). 
Sequential and simultaneous