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    Microscopy Innovation Allows for Simultaneous Quantitative and Bright-Field Imaging

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    Researchers from King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) have designed a microscope lens that is able to take both quantitative phase images and bright-field images in a single measurement.

    Under the supervision of professor Wolfgang Heidrich, the researchers developed a microscope lens that incorporates a wavefront sensor, a custom-designed optical sensor able to encode the wavefront, or phase, information into intensity images.
    Quantitative phase images reveal more details than classical microscopy images. The KAUST technique captures both bright-field images (top) and phase images (bottom) in a single measurement. Courtesy of KAUST.
    The phase-contrast image is then reconstructed with a computer algorithm…

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    Nov, 21 2019 |

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