Useful Microscopy Links

Davidson and Abramowitz “Optical Microscopy" (pdf)
Article discussing the basics of image formation, depth of field, objectives, eyepieces, condensers, contrast enhancement, and photomicrography with full-color illustrations.  Specialized microscopy techniques reviewed in this article include phase contrast, darkfield illumination, differential interference contrast, Rheinberg illumination, reflected light microscopy, polarized light, and Hoffman modulation contrast.

University of Florida Microscopy Primer
Interactive virtual microscopes (Java enabled) examine specimen focus, illumination intensity, magnification, and translation using 17 different microscopy techniques. 

Intelligent Imaging Innovations SlideBook
Slidebook biomedical imaging software, by 3i Company, works throughout the full experimental process by assisting with device control, image processing and data automation.

Invitrogen’s Fluorescence SpectraViewer
Tool enabling users to upload fluorophores, light source, excitation filters and emission filters to view the fluorescence spectra graph.

Lehigh Microscopy School
Core and specialized courses offered in Microscopy.

SlideBook
Free SlideBook Reader software


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