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Glossary terms about Working distance

Working distance
The distance from the front lens element of the objective to the closest surface of the coverslip when the specimen is in sharp focus.


19 pages mention Working distance

3D
 
Averaging
 
Collecting Z stacks
 
Components of the confocal microscope
 
Confocal microscopy
 
Fluorescence microscope
 
Fluorescence microscopy
 
Image acquisition (single scan)
 
Introduction
It could be – and usually is – a small lens very close to the slide, but where a large working distance is required it can be larger and further away (and probably more expensive). 
Light microscopy
 
Multichannel imaging
 
Objective lens - magnification versus resolution
 
Pinhole - effects of resolution
 
Pixel arrays - dimensions versus pixel size
 
Scan speed - pixel dwelling, saturation
 
Scanning and resolution
 
Sequential and simultaneous
 
Tailor this module
 
Transmitted light microscope