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Fluorite
Crystalline calcium fluoride. Because of its low dispersion this material is used as an additional lens material for the correction of chromatic aberration.


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Components of the confocal microscope
 
Fluorescence microscopy
 
Introduction
Chromatic correction come in various grades, from achromat (basic correction) through fluorite (better) to apochromat (best).