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Light Microscopy: Instrumentation and Principles

Light Microscopy: Instrumentation and Principles

Mold being viewed under a microscope.
© Geoffrey Whiteway.

Learn the scientific principles related to light microscopy, and the basics of using a light microscope.

This slide set accompanies the presentation, "Light Microscopy: Instrumentation and Principles."

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Author(s): David R. Caprette, PhD
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Light Microscopy: Instrumentation and Principles

Compound Light Microscope

Refraction

Magnification and Orientation I

Magnification and Orientation II

Resolution

“Empty” Magnification

Depth of Focus

Field of View and Light Intensity

Contrast

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