Light and Electron Microscopy
Normal Price: $135.00
Your Price: $121.50 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $13.50! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $6.08 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Light and Electron Microscopy by Elizabeth M. Slayter
Book DescriptionThe compound optical microscope, in its various modern forms, is probably the most familiar of all laboratory instruments and the electron microscope, once an exotic rarity, has now become a standard tool in biological and materials research. Both instruments are often used effectively with little knowledge of the relevant theory, or even of how a particular type of microscope functions. Eventually however, proper use, interpretation of images and choices of specific applications demand an understanding of fundamental principles. This book describes the principles of operation of each type of microscope currently available and of use to biomedical and materials scientists. It explains the mechanisms of image formation, contrast and its enhancement, accounts for ultimate limits on the size of observable details (resolving power and resolution) and finally provides an account of Fourier optical theory. Principles behind the photographic methods used in microscopy are also described and there is some discussion of image processing methods. The book will appeal to graduate students and researchers in the biomedical sciences, and it will be helpful to students taking a course involving the principles of microscopy.
Buy Light and Electron Microscopy book by Elizabeth M. Slayter from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780521339483
(228mm x 152mm x 19mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 30-Oct-1992
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Elizabeth M. Slayter
Light and Electron Microscopy, Hardback (November 1992)» View all books by Elizabeth M. Slayter
This book describes the principles of operation of each type of microscope currently available and of use to biomedical and materials scientists.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Light and Electron Microscopy book by Elizabeth M. Slayter and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687