A Python platform for controlling custom laboratory experiments and visualizing scientific data

ScopeFoundry Key Concepts

Why ScopeFoundry

Black Box

An example in our lab:

microscope equip list

Components Needed for Microscope Software


A visual guide:

gui gui highlighted

Structure of a ScopeFoundry Microscope App

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Syncronized Settings: The LoggedQuantity

A central component you will see at all levels of a ScopeFoundry program is a “LoggedQuantity”, an object representation of a hardware or software setting.

Hardware Plug-ins

hardware diagram

Measurement Modules

measurement diagram

Data Storage

H5 data H5 example