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Water Immersion
An optical system where water is the immersion medium between the objective lens and the coverslip.


18 pages mention Water Immersion

3D
 
Averaging
 
Collecting Z stacks
 
Components of the confocal microscope
 
Fluorescence microscope
 
Fluorescence microscopy
 
Image acquisition (single scan)
 
Introduction
With living samples in water (n = 1.3) we have to use a water immersion objective, and the resolution boost will be a bit less. 
Light microscopy
 
Multichannel imaging
 
Objective lens - magnification versus resolution
 
Pinhole - effects of resolution
 
Pixel arrays - dimensions versus pixel size
 
Practical image acquisition
 
Scan speed - pixel dwelling, saturation
 
Scanning and resolution
 
Sequential and simultaneous
 
Transmitted light microscope