ultraviolet microscope


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.

ultraviolet microscope

[¦əl·trə′vī·lət ′mī·krə‚skōp]
(optics)
A special type of microscope which uses electromagnetic radiation in the range 180-400 nanometers; it requires reflecting optics or special quartz and crystal objectives.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
Mentioned in ?
Full browser ?