Lecture 1

History of microscopy.

The basic microscope

Why use light?

Basic optics

What makes a good image?

Lecture 2

The diffraction limit

Objectives

Camera

Filters

Excitation

Lecture 3

Epi-fluoresence

Phase Imaging

TIRF

Confocal Microscopy

Lecture 4

Structured Illumination Microscopy

STORM and PALM

STED

Examples of microscopy

Post Lectures

Computing example

Questions

BioPhysics