Konus Microcosmo CD Book: Beginner's Guide to Microscopy

Konus Microcosmo CD Book: Beginner's Guide to Microscopy

Konus Microcosmo CD Book: Beginner's Guide to Microscopy

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  • Introductory Guide to Microscopy
  • Explains How Microscopes Work
  • Teaches About Applications
  • Overview of Advanced Microscopes
  • Provides Rules of Thumb
  • Guides Through Simple Lab Experiments
  • Colorful Detailed Illustrations
  • Introduces Konus Specimen Slides Series
  • Contains English and Italian Versions
  • Compatible with Windows Only
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Konus 5500 overview

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The Microcosmo CD is an illustrated introductory guide to microscopy, its applications in life sciences, techniques for using a microscope, and related Konus products. This CD offers colorful illustrations and diagrams as well as detailed professional explanations and descriptions. It begins by introducing beginners to the basic structure, optics, functions, and applications of a microscope. In later chapters, the guide offers discussion about more advanced types of microscopes and techniques, such as dark field microscopy, phase microscopy, and atomic microscopy, to name a few. In the concluding chapters, this guide gives an overview of Konus microscopes, accessories, and prepared specimen slides. It also provides practical rules of thumb and direction on how to conduct simple biological laboratory experiments.

The Microcosmo CD is compatible with most editions of Windows and has English and Italian language versions.

Table of Contents
    Foreword. WHY THE PRESENT CD?
    Chapter 1. WHAT IS A MICROSCOPE?
  • What you can observe with a microscope
  • The dimension of microscopic objects
  • College microscope
  • Campus microscope
  • Biorex and Infinity Microscopes
  • Didactic microscopes by Konus
  • Diamond stereoscopic microscope
  • Crystal-45 stereoscopic microscope
  • Crystal-Pro stereoscopic microscope
  • Eyepieces
  • Objectives and resolving power
  • Infinity corrected objectives
  • Objectives and aberrations
  • Condenser
  • How does the microscope work?
  • Why does a microscope magnify?
  • The secret of focusing
  • Observing techniques
  • Dark field microscopy
  • Phase contrast microscopy
  • Interference contrast microscopy
  • Polarized light microscopy
  • Fluorescence microscopy
  • Confocal laser scanning microscope
  • Electronic microscope
  • Atomic force microscope
  • Some rules for all microscopes
  • Using the College microscope
  • Using the Campus microscope
  • Using the Biorex and Infinity microscopes
  • Using the Diamond stereoscopic
  • Using the Crystal-45 stereoscopic
  • Using the Crystal-Pro stereoscopic
  • A mini-laboratory
  • Vegetal cells and plasmolysis
  • Small insects
  • The famous drop of water
  • Vegetal sections
  • Growing crystals
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Konus Microcosmo CD Book: Beginner's Guide to Microscopy
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  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description

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