Making a microscope with readily available materials
Authors: Vannoni M., Buah-Bassuah P.K., Molesini G.
Autors Affiliation: CNR – Istituto nazionale di Ottica Applicata, Largo E. Fermi 6, 50125 Firenze, Italy;
Physics Department, University of Cape Coast, Ghana
Abstract: The making of microscope devices using inexpensive or recovery materials is demonstrated. Examples of images illustrating the performance of such devices are presented. As a project at the undergraduate level, the task is effective in acquiring familiarity with optical imaging concepts and their practical implementation in the laboratory.
Volume: 42 (4) Pages from: 385 to: 390
KeyWords: Microscopy; Optics education; DOI: 10.1088/0031-9120/42/4/008Citations: 1data from “WEB OF SCIENCE” (of Thomson Reuters) are update at: 2019-10-13References taken from IsiWeb of Knowledge: (subscribers only)