April 27, 2017, via Nature
What's New on MicroscopyU
We’re happy to announce that a new article on Light Sheet Fluorescence Microscopy (LSFM) is now available. This article discusses the theory of light sheet imaging, provides a survey of available techniques and their applications, and delves into some of the practical aspects of sample preparation.
Most Viewed Review Articles
The resolving power of a microscope is the most important feature of the optical system.
Basic equipment and techniques necessary for observing specimens in fluorescence.
Using crossed polarized illumination to examine birefringent materials.
A mechanism to translate variations in phase into corresponding changes in amplitude.
Most Viewed Tutorials
Stochastic Optical Reconstruction Microscopy (STORM) Imaging
Review the basic steps involved in acquiring a STORM super-resolution image.
Spatial Resolution in Digital Imaging
Spatial resolution refers to the number of pixels utilized in construction of the image.
Laser Scanning Confocal Microscopy
A virtual microscope tutorial featuring a wide variety of specimens.
Microscope Alignment for Köhler Illumination
Learn how to adjust a microscope to examine specimens in Köhler illumination.
Nikon Small World Competition
Nikon’s Small World Photo and Video Competitions are open to anyone with an interest in microscopy. In celebration of Nikon’s 100th anniversary, the grand prizewinners of the 2017 Competition will receive $3000 and an all-inclusive trip to Japan!
Nikon 100th Anniversary
Nikon is celebrating its 100th anniversary throughout 2017. Please check out our special 100th anniversary website and commemorative movie detailing Nikon's past and vision for the future.
SEE MORE THAN BEFORE
Introducing Nikon's latest imaging innovation- the Eclipse Ti2 Inverted Microscope System
- To learn more, visit www.nikon-ti2.com
2017 Nikon Small World Wall Calendar
The Nikon Small World 2017 Calendar is printed in full color on 8.5 x 11 semi-gloss paper and spiral bound for mounting on the wall. Included in the calendar are all of the winning images from the 2016 Photomicrography Competition.
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