What Makes a Light Microscope?

What Makes A Light Microscope?

Reading Assignment:

“Microscopy From The Very Beginning” PDF in class folder on web page.

A Good general reference is
http://zeiss-campus.magnet.fsu.edu/tutorials/index.html

Light source:

  • Properties of light
  • Light sources                         See: Light Sources.pdf

Condenser:

Objective

Eyepiece

  • Ocular
  • Camera
  • Scanner
  • Magnification
  • Empty magnification                        See: Digital Imaging.pdf - Section on Spatial Resolution in Digital Images

Stand

  • Upright
  • Inverted
  • Attachments

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