Unformatted text preview: photomicrographs (pictures taken with a light microscope) and electron micrographs (pictures taken with an electron microscope). There are many terms and concepts which will help you in maximizing your study of microscopy. There are many different types of microscopes used in studying biology. These include the light microscopes (dissecting, compound brightfield, and compound phase-contrast), electron microscopes (transmission and scanning), and atomic force microscope. The microscope is an important tool used by biologists to magnify small objects. There are several concepts fundamental to microscopy....
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- Fall '10
- Chemistry, Optical microscope, Light Microscopes, oldest accepted prokaryote, example muscle fibers