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Unformatted text preview: Arria Owlia apo223 Bio 206L Lloyd 50105 01/29/08 1:30 PM Lab 1 Techniques of Microscopy - The Use of Microscopes to Study Biological Materials Purpose: To familiarize students with the provided Olympus microscopes through use of calibration, prepared slides, stains, immersion oil, and demonstration Abstract: To become thoroughly effective with microscopes, a key utility in labs to come, the students must be taken through a series of well-prepared exercises including: 1) watching a brief introduction movie to microscopes, 2) reviewing the many, but necessary, parts of the microscopes, 3) begin use of the microscope through attaining Kohler, and adjusting other various parts of the microscope, 4) computing the resolutions of each of our objective lenses, 5) calibrating each objective with a stage micrometer, 6) witnessing mitosis in onion root tips with the use of the microscopes and also...
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This note was uploaded on 05/01/2008 for the course BIO 206L taught by Professor Unknown during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas at Austin.
- Spring '08