Fundamentals of Light Microscopy and Electronic Imaging / Edition 1

Fundamentals of Light Microscopy and Electronic Imaging / Edition 1

by Douglas B. Murphy
     
 

ISBN-10: 047125391X

ISBN-13: 9780471253914

Pub. Date: 12/28/2001

Publisher: Wiley

This practical book presents the fundamentals of light and electron microscopy, including the basics of microscope design, image formation, and camera function. Moreover, researchers will learn how to acquire electronic images and perform image processing. The author provides instructions on the latest techniques involving video microscopy, digital microscopy, laser

Overview

This practical book presents the fundamentals of light and electron microscopy, including the basics of microscope design, image formation, and camera function. Moreover, researchers will learn how to acquire electronic images and perform image processing. The author provides instructions on the latest techniques involving video microscopy, digital microscopy, laser scanning microscopy, digital CCD microscopy, as well as a chapter covering issues related to image processing for scientific publication.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471253914
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
12/28/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
388
Product dimensions:
7.17(w) x 9.98(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

Fundamentals of Light Microscopy.

Light and Color.

Illuminators, Filters, and Isolation of Specific Wavelengths.

Lenses and Geometrical Optics.

Diffraction and Interference in Image Formation.

Diffraction and Spatial Resolution.

Phase Contrast Microscopy and Dark-Field Microscopy.

Properties of Polarized Light.

Polarization Microscopy.

Differential Interference Contrast (DIC) Microscopy and Modulation Contrast Microscopy.

Fluorescence Microscopy.

Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopy.

Video Microscopy.

Digital CCD Microscopy.

Digital Image Processing.

Image Processing for Scientific Publication.

Appendix I.

Appendix II.

Appendix III.

Glossary.

References.

Index.

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