Interference Microscopy


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Interference Microscopy

 

a method of investigating the structure of various, mainly biological, objects and of measuring their dry weight, thickness, and refractive index. Based on light interference, interference microscopy makes use of the interference microscope.

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Diverse observation: The episcopic illumination models of the ECLIPSE LV-N series allow for bright-field, dark-field, simple polarization, differential interference epi-fluorescence, and two-beam interference microscopy.
Thus, a nondestructive, noninvasive tool such as interference microscopy or confocal microscopy is more suitable to monitor physical changes throughout the entire degradation process.
Three unexposed samples were used for the thickness measurements using SEM and interference microscopy techniques.
The techniques used to make measurements in an attempt to determine the TPO surface morphology have included X-ray microfocus fluoroscopy [2], visible-light differential interference microscopy [2] and photoacoustic Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy [5].
Formation of two spherical nuage/ Balbiani bodies along the long axis of previtellogenic oocytes in Acheta domestica was demonstrated by differential interference microscopy.
We used Nomarski interference filters on a Leica microscope to perform differential interference microscopy at a magnification of 500X.