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Noun1.light microscope - microscope consisting of an optical instrument that magnifies the image of an object
binocular microscope - a light microscope adapted to the use of both eyes
compound microscope - light microscope that has two converging lens systems: the objective and the eyepiece
eyepiece, ocular - combination of lenses at the viewing end of optical instruments
magnifying glass, simple microscope, hand glass - light microscope consisting of a single convex lens that is used to produce an enlarged image; "the magnifying glass was invented by Roger Bacon in 1250"
microscope - magnifier of the image of small objects; "the invention of the microscope led to the discovery of the cell"
dark-field microscope, ultramicroscope - light microscope that uses scattered light to show particles too small to see with ordinary microscopes
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This Competition Is Split Into 3 Lots: Lot 1 - Confocal Raman Imaging Microscope Spectrometer - The System Will Consist Of A Confocal Optical Microscope With An Imaging Platform Coupled With A Spectrometer.
This allowed them to view each lung sample with a level of detail similar to an optical microscope but now in 3D.
An optical microscope, commonly known as a light microscope, is a standard technical device used by scientists in life sciences as well as material sciences for magnifying images of small objects.
The light emitted from the NV defect allows the quantum properties to be "read out" using an optical microscope. By forming small crystallographically aligned lenses around the NV defect and carefully tuning the optical emission through electric fields, the Delft team was able to make the two NV defects emit indistinguishable particles of light (photons).
The technology combines an optical microscope with proprietary digital imaging software to measure topographical details of a surface.
But how much more can we get from the simple optical microscope? Many industrial, electronic and biological processes now need to be observed on the nanoscale.
Due to their achievements the optical microscope can now peer into the nanoworld," it said.
The technique, MiXcroscopy, employs the same specimen holder for both the optical microscope (OM) and the scanning electron microscope (SEM).
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The invention by Iranian scientist Bahram Jalali led to the development of a new optical microscope which could make the tough task of distinguishing and isolating rare cells from among a large population of assorted cells for the early detection and monitoring of cancer a whole lot easier.
Another advantage of SEMs is that they have a greater depth of field than an optical microscope. In an optical microscope, your sample is a flat slice squeezed between slides.
They combined an optical microscope with a transparent microsphere, dubbed the 'microsphere nanoscope' and could see 20 times smaller - 50 nanometres ((5 x 10-8m) - under normal lights.