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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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3D
 
Averaging
 
Collecting Z stacks
 
Components of the confocal microscope
 
Confocal microscopy
 
Detection parameters
 
Fluorescence microscope
 
Fluorescence microscopy
 
Image acquisition (single scan)
 
Introduction
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
 
Tailor this module
 
Transmitted light microscope