1st Edition

Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopy

By CJR Sheppard, Dr David Shotton Copyright 1997
    118 Pages
    by Garland Science

    This book gives details of the purpose of, and practical requirements for, the different imaging modes along with guidelines for sample preparation and imaging protocols. The limitations and sensitivity of each method are discussed, imaging applications

    Introduction; Image formation in the confocal laser scanning microscope; Performance of confocal microscopes; Image processing of confocal image data sets; Confocal fluorescence microscopy; Biological applications of confocal reflection microscopy...


    C. J. R. Sheppard (Author), David M. Shotton (Author)

    "The book is richly illustrated and includes several impressive colour micrographs which go a long way to show the power of the technique (as well as the artistic beauty of the results, especially when used with biological samples). A good bibliography is