ZEISS Microscopy Customer Center

Bay Area

ZEISS Microscopy Customer Center

The ZEISS Microscopy Customer Center gives academic and industry customers across North America both in-person and virtual opportunities to interact with the latest ZEISS electron, light, and X-ray microscopes. Part of the ZEISS Research Microscopy Solutions business, the Customer Center is supported by resident application experts in life science, materials research, and electronics who review customers' requirements and applications to provide them with the best possible solutions. Customers also have access to a sophisticated sample preparation laboratory that supports the materials research, electronics and life science markets.

Among the latest ZEISS microscopy solutions on display in the Customer Center are the new Axio Observer with AI Sample Finder, Lattice Lightsheet 7, Gemini SEM 460, Gemini SEM 560, Crossbeam Laser FIB, Cryo correlative workflow, and Crystal CT. The Customer Center is fully equipped with the latest technology for customers to access these and other ZEISS microscopes through remote channels.

Direct customer interaction with ZEISS technology is an integral part of the commitment by ZEISS to continually drive innovation and shape new markets. The location of the Customer Center in the ZEISS Innovation Center therefore serves as an ideal location to promote the intersection of ideas between various ZEISS businesses and experts, and to serve as a networking hub for academia and industry.

Browse through the tabs below to learn about upcoming events and training options as well as available equipment in our facilities.

Events & Education

Hone your microscope skills and share your experiences

We offer training courses for you to get the best results and highest benefits from your instruments and systems. We also invite you to participate in our user meetings, both so we can learn of your successes and challenges in your day-to-day work, and provide a forum for you to network with other microscopists to exchange best practices.

Upcoming Workshops




October 10-11, 2023

Ace Slide Scanning on your ZEISS Axioscan 7 - A ZMCC Skillbuilder Workshop

ZMCC, Dublin, CA

November 29-30, 2023

Conquer the Confocal - A ZMCC Skillbuilder Workshop

ZMCC, Dublin, CA

ZEISS ZEN Knowledge Base

Downloadable how to guides, on-demand how-to webinars, and access to tutorials for image analysis and processing on the ZEISS Portal

ZEISS On Your Campus (ZOYC) Events

Check out our ZOYC events to see if we're coming to a location near you

Electron/Ion Microscopy

Product Name

Product Type

ZEISS Crossbeam 550 Cryo

Your FIB-SEM for High Throughput 3D Analysis and Sample Preparation

ZEISS Crossbeam 550 with Laser

Your FIB-SEM for High Throughput 3D Analysis and Sample Preparation


Modular SEM Platform for Intuitive Operation, Routine Investigations and Research Applications

ZEISS GeminiSEM 300

For Your Highest Demands in Sub-nanometer Imaging, Analytics and Sample Flexibility

ZEISS GeminiSEM 460

For Your Highest Demands in Sub-nanometer Imaging, Analytics and Sample Flexibility

ZEISS GeminiSEM 560

For Your Highest Demands in Sub-nanometer Imaging, Analytics and Sample Flexibility

ZEISS Sigma 300 VP

Your ZEISS SIGMA FE-SEMs for High Quality Imaging and Advanced Analytical Microscopy

Light Microscopy

Product Name

Product Type

ZEISS Axio Observer 7

Your open and flexible inverted microscope platform with AI assisted experiment startup

ZEISS Axio Scan 7

Your High-performance Slide Scanner for Fluorescence, Brightfield and Polarization

ZEISS AxioZoom.V16

Your Fluorescence Stereo Zoom Microscope for Large Fields

ZEISS Celldiscoverer 7

Adding Efficiency to Your Fluorescence Imaging

ZEISS Elyra 7

Your Live Imaging System with Unprecedented Resolution

ZEISS Lattice Lightsheet 7

Long-term volumetric imaging of living cellsLSM 900 Airyscan

ZEISS LSM 900 Airyscan

Your Compact Confocal for Multiplex Imaging

ZEISS LSM 900 for Materials

Your Versatile Confocal Microscope for Advanced Imaging and Surface Topography

ZEISS LSM 980 Airyscan

Your Next Generation Confocal Microscope with Multiplex Mode

ZEISS Smartzoom 5

Your Automated Digital Microscope for Routine and Failure Analysis

ZEISS SteREO Discovery.V8

Crisp and Brilliant Images throughout the Whole 8:1 Manual Zoom Range

X-ray Microscopy

Product Name

Product Type

ZEISS Xradia 810 Ultra

Synchrotron-quality Nanoscale 3D X-ray Imaging

ZEISS Xradia 620 Versa

3D X-ray Microscopy for Faster Sub-Micron Imaging of Intact Samples

ZEISS Xradia CrystalCT

Your ground-breaking microCT for unlocking the crystallographic and microstructural secrets of your samples

We Are Hiring!

Career Opportunities at ZEISS

We're looking for people like you.

Based in one of the world’s premier innovation hubs, the ZEISS Innovation Center in Dublin, California, harnesses ZEISS’ leading technology, research, and customer service strengths. By bringing together business segments in an open, collaborative workplace, ZEISS is advancing digital and other breakthrough technologies in partnership with our industry, academic and community partners. 700 employees continuously enable our customer ambitions and drive growth.

Leveraging the ZEISS Innovation Center’s location in the vibrant Bay Area, ZEISS engineers, researchers, and sales and service teams are focusing on digital solutions spanning multiple disciplines, technologies and applications – and never forget to have some fun too.

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ZEISS Innovation Center California 5300 Central Pkwy 94568 Dublin USA