Illinois ECE 460 Optical Imaging, Chapter 4: Microscopy

By Gabriel Popescu1, Andre da Costa Teves1, Christopher Nixon1, Glen Svenningsen1

1. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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This chapter presents the main concepts and techniques of Microscopy: Resolution, Contrast, Dark Field Microscopy, Schlieren Method, Phase Contrast Microscopy, Quantitative Phase Microscopy and many other techniques.


Notes developed by Professor Gabriel Popescu from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

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  • Gabriel Popescu, Andre da Costa Teves, Christopher Nixon, Glen Svenningsen (2008), "Illinois ECE 460 Optical Imaging, Chapter 4: Microscopy,"

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