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Refractive index
The ratio of the speed of light in a vacuum to that in a second medium of greater density.

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Collecting Z stacks
Components of the confocal microscope
Confocal microscopy
Detection parameters
Fluorescence microscope
Fluorescence microscopy
Image acquisition (single scan)
Why ‘dry’? Because if our sample is sitting in something with a higher refractive index than air, we should in principle be able to get better resolution, since the wavelength of light becomes shorter the higher the refractive index
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
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Transmitted light microscope