Key Features

* Brings together mathematics, physics, and biology to provide a broad and deep understanding of the light microscope * Clearly develops all ideas from historical and logical foundations * Laboratory exercises included to assist the reader with practical applications * Microscope discussions include: bright field microscope, dark field microscope, oblique illumination, phase-contrast microscope, photomicrography, fluorescence microscope, polarization microscope, interference microscope, differential interference microscope, and modulation contrast microscope

Readership

cell biologists, neurobiologists, reproductive biologists, plant biologists, microbiologists, fungal biologists, veterinarians, forensic scientists, food scientists, horticulturalists, biochemists, physicists, engineers, and anyone using a light or video microscope

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080921280

About the authors

Randy Wayne

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Plant Biology Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA

Randy Wayne

Affiliations and Expertise

Department of Plant Biology Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA