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x-ray microscope

n.
An instrument using x-rays to render a highly magnified image.
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Advanced synchrotron radiation based X-ray microscopy equipment at the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility in Grenoble was utilized to study the 300-odd fragments that they had amassed.
The papyri fragments were investigated with advanced synchrotron radiation based X-ray microscopy equipment at the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility in Grenoble as part of the cross-disciplinary CoNext project, and the particles found in the inks indicated that they were by-products of the extraction of copper from sulphurous ores.
The Virtual Lens has been demonstrated in all three of the company's initially targeted wavelength regimes (optical, electron and X-ray microscopy.)
This dictionary compiles concise definitions of 2,500 terms used in the fields of light microscopy, electron microscopy, scanning probe microscopy, X-ray microscopy, and related techniques.
Another student devoted eight 40-hour weeks of study one summer assisting senior scientists with X-ray microscopy at a nearby university.
Hu, Quantitative nanoscale metrology study of Cu/[SiO.sub.2] interconnect technology using transmission x-ray microscopy, Appl.
In Japan, Compaq announced the awarding of a contract to build a 1.5 TeraOPS system with 908 AlphaServer SC processors for the Japan Atomic Energy Research Institute at the Kansai Research Establishment's Advanced Photon Research Center (JAERI-KANSAI) to be used for core research activities such as X-ray microscopy, ultra-precision machining, and medical diagnosis and treatment.
Techniques used were transmission electron microscopy (TEM), atomic force microscopy (AFM) and scanning transmission X-ray microscopy (STXM).
Now, researchers have developed a new form of X-ray microscopy that can locate and map proteins in and on sperm cells.