News August 2019

 
 

Imaging & Microscopy Newsletter
August 2019


Scientific Articles
Volumetric Fluorescence Imaging
Fast Volume Imaging with Bessel Beam Tomography and Machine Learning
Secondary Electron Energy Matters
A Key to Probing Polymers Nano-Morphology?

Webinar
Multiscale Microstructural Analysis of Rocks
Innovative Imaging and Preparation Techniques

Job Offer
• Bioimaging Network Project Officer UK

Scientific News
• Driving the Innovation Pipeline in Biological Imgaing
Super-resolution Method Could Bring Nanoscale Microscopy to Every Lab
• Non-invasive Imaging Method Spots Cancer at the Molecular Level
• Google Maps for Tissues
• Terahertz Imaging Technique Reveals Subsurface Insect Damage in Wood
• New Imaging Technology Measures the Chemical Composition of Pharmaceuticals
• Imaging the Chemical Structure of Individual Molecules, Atom by Atom
• Standard Light Microscopes Get an Upgrade to See Inside Cells
More news: here

Events
• Practical Course: Super-Resolution in Light Microscopy
• SPAOM 2019 - Spanish & Portuguese Advanced Optical Microscopy Meeting
All upcoming events: here

 
 
 
 
 
 

Features

 

New Laser Tools Benefit Confocal and Multiphoton Microscopy

 

New wavelengths, flexible multi-laser systems and higher power are key trends in CW lasers for confocal instruments, while new compact economical femtosecond lasers will benefit both OEMs and end users in multiphoton imaging.

 
 
 

Webinar: Multiscale Microstructural Analysis of Rocks

 

Rocks are heterogeneous at all scales in composition, microstructure and petrophysical properties. Pore geometries and associated mineral phases and fluids are important properties in reservoir rocks and seals.

 
 
 

Dynamic Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry

 

Surface analysis is the cornerstone of a wide range of scientific disciplines, from materials science and electronics to geology and biology. Still the most sensitive surface analysis technique available, secondary ion mass spectrometry ...

 
 
 

Focused Ion Beam-Scanning Electron Microscopy

 

With any kind of work, it helps to be able to see what you’re doing, but that can be a challenge when working at microsc

 
 
 
 
 
 

Topstories

 

Volumetric Fluorescence Imaging

 

Fluorescence microcopy is one of the most widely used tools for investigating the dynamics of biological systems. Such dynamics, for example the propagation of neural signals in the brain, often plays out in all three spatial dimensions. ...

 
 
 

Secondary Electron Energy Matters

Secondary Electron (SE) Imaging in Scanning Electron Microscopes is fundamental to Materials ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

News

 

Driving the Innovation Pipeline in Biological Imaging

 

When sparks fly to innovate new technologies for imaging life at the microscopic scale, often diverse researchers are nudging each other with a kind of collegial one-upmanship. "Look at the resolution we obtain with this microscope ...

 
 
 

Super-resolution Method Could Bring Nanoscale Microscopy to Every Lab

The ability to observe how life works at a nanoscale level is a grand challenge of our time. ...

 
 
 

Non-invasive Imaging Method Spots Cancer at the Molecular Level

Researchers for the first time have combined a powerful microscopy technique with automated image ...

 
 
 

Google Maps for Tissues

Modern light microscopic techniques provide extremely detailed insights into organs, but the ...

 
 
 

Terahertz Imaging Technique Reveals Subsurface Insect Damage in Wood

Insect infestation is becoming an increasingly costly problem to the forestry industry, especially ...

 
 
 

Closing the Terahertz Gap: Tiny Laser is an Important Step Toward New Sensors

In a major step toward developing portable scanners that can rapidly measure molecules in ...

 
 
 

Imaging the Chemical Structure of Individual Molecules, Atom by Atom

Using atomic force microscopy images, scientists at Brookhaven Lab's Center for Functional ...

 
 
 

Standard Light Microscopes Get an Upgrade to See Inside Cells

Researchers can now see the molecules inside cells using standard light microscopes. Traditionally, ...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Events

 

Practical Course: Super-Resolution in Light Microscopy

Date:
Nov. 25 - Nov. 27, 2019
Place:
Prague, Czech Republic
Website:
https://course.img.cas.cz
 
 
 

SPAOM 2019 - Spanish & Portuguese Advanced Optical Microscopy Meeting

Date:
Nov. 06 - Nov. 08, 2019
Place:
Coimbra, Portugal
Website:
http://spaom.eu
 
 
 
 
Imaging & Microscopy Issue 3/2019
 
 
 

This Essential Knowledge Briefing introduces dynamic SIMS in greater detail, outlining its advantages over alternative surface analysis techniques, the major components of a typical dynamic SIMS instrument, and how and where it can be used.
Free Download here

 
 
 

Machine vision and optical metrology: here free access to the Wiley journal inspect international.