Advances in Optical and Electron Microscopy

Advances in Optical and Electron Microscopy

First published on December 14, 1990

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  • Editor: Charles Sheppard
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483288000

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The volumes in this series cover the progress and innovation in optical and electron microscopy at a fundamental level. It is aimed at microscopists and researchers not only interested in microscope instrumentation but also in applications ranging from biological techniques to materials research and industrial inspection.


Microscopists, applied physicists, metallurgists, materials scientists, and electrical and electronic engineers.

Table of Contents

  • G. Mollenstedt, The Invention of the Electron Fresnal Interference Biprism. H. Lichte, Electron Image Plane Off-Axis Holography of Atom Structures. P. Kruit, Magnetic Through-the-Lens Detection in Electron Microscopy and Spectroscopy, Part I. L. Dubbeldam, Advances in Voltage Contrast Detectors in Scanning Electron Microscopes. D.W. Pohl, Scanning Near-Field Optical Microscopy (SNOM). J. Hartikuinen, J. Jaarinen, and M. Luukkala, Microscopic Thermal Wave Non-destructive Testing.

Product details

  • No. of pages: 376
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 1990
  • Published: December 14, 1990
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483288000

About the Serial Editor

Charles Sheppard

I hold a half-time position of Professor in the School of Life Sciences. The remainder of my time I work for a range of UN , Governmental and aid agencies in tropical marine and coastal development issues. I advise several governments on marine and coastal management and science, including the UK Government on its tropical Overseas Territories. I have organised and led the scientific input to the 2010 creation of the world's largest fully protected marine researce, in the Chagos archipelago, Indian Ocean, where a lot of my research has been focussed. The other main geographical area of research is the Arabian region. PhD University of Durham 1976. Fellow, Linnean Society Conservation Fellow, Zoological Society London Reviewing member of the IPCC Editor of the Elsevier journal:Marine Pollution Bulletin Author and/or editor 10 books at various levels, from lay, student text and academic.

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The University of Sydney, Australia

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T Mulvey

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