Superresolution Optical Microscopy [E-Book] : The Quest for Enhanced Resolution and Contrast / by Barry R. Masters.
Masters, Barry R., (author)
1st edition 2020.
Cham : Springer, 2020
XXII, 403 pages 50 illustrations, 31 illustrations in color (online resource)
englisch
9783030216917
10.1007/978-3-030-21691-7
Springer Series in Optical Sciences ; 227
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Table of Contents:
  • About the Author
  • Epigraph
  • Preface
  • Part I Development of Microscopes
  • 1 Connections Between Light, Vision, and Microscopes
  • 2 Concepts and Criteria of Resolution
  • 3 Aberrations and Artifacts Confound Optical Resolution
  • 4 Insights in the Development of Light Microscopes
  • 5 Ernst Abbe and His Contributions to Optics
  • 6 Abbe's Theory of Image Formation in the Microscope
  • 7 Helmholtz's Contributions on the Theoretical Limits to the Resolution of the Microscope
  • 8 Further Insights to Abbe's Theory of Image Formation in the Microscope Based on Diffraction
  • 9 Mathematical Description of Abbe's Theory of Image Formation in the Microscope Based on Diffraction
  • Part II Optical Techniques to Enhance Contrast in the Microscope
  • 10 Richard Zsigmondy and Henry Siedentopf's Ultramicroscope
  • 11 Light-Sheet Fluorescence Microscopy (LSFM)
  • 12 Phase Microscopy to Enhance Contrast
  • Part III Far-Field Superresolution Optical Microscopy
  • 13 Structured Illumination Microscopy (SIM)
  • 14 Stimulated Emission Depletion (STED) Microscopy and Related Techniques
  • 15 Localization Microscopy with Active Control
  • 16 Coda: Trade-Offs, Cautions, and Limitations of Far-Field Superresolution Optical Microscopes
  • Appendix: Annotated Bibliography of Key Publications Relevant to Abbe's Beiträge zur Theorie des Mikroskops 1873
  • Index.