Nomarski differential interference contrast

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Differential interference contrast microscopy — Micrasterias furcata imaged in transmitted DIC microscopy. Differential interference contrast microscopy (DIC), also known as Nomarski Interference Contrast (NIC) or Nomarski microscopy, is an optical microscopy illumination technique used to… …   Wikipedia

  • Differential Interference Contrast — DIC Aufnahme des Sonnentierchens Raphidiophrys contractilis Der Differentialinterferenzkontrast (auch: Differential Interferenz Kontrast oder Nomarski Kontrast, abgekürzt DIC von englisch Differential Interference Contrast) ist eine Methode der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • differential interference contrast — Method of image formation in the light microscope based on the method proposed by Nomarski (though strictly speaking all forms of optical microscopy rely to a greater or lesser extent on differential interference). The light beam is split by a… …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • Interference microscope — might refer to: * Classical interference microscopy (interference between well separated beams) * Differential interference contrast microscopy (also called Nomarski Interference Contrast or Nomarski microscopy) * Fluorescence interference… …   Wikipedia

  • Differential-Interferenz-Kontrast — DIC Aufnahme des Sonnentierchens Raphidiophrys contractilis Der Differentialinterferenzkontrast (auch: Differential Interferenz Kontrast oder Nomarski Kontrast, abgekürzt DIC von englisch Differential Interference Contrast) ist eine Methode der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Nomarski-Kontrast — DIC Aufnahme des Sonnentierchens Raphidiophrys contractilis Der Differentialinterferenzkontrast (auch: Differential Interferenz Kontrast oder Nomarski Kontrast, abgekürzt DIC von englisch Differential Interference Contrast) ist eine Methode der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Nomarski prism — A Nomarski prism is a modification of the Wollaston prism that is used in differential interference contrast microscopy. It is named after its inventor, Polish physicist Georges Nomarski. Like the Wollaston prism, the Nomarski prism consists of… …   Wikipedia

  • Nomarski-Prisma — Strahlenweg in einem Wollaston Prisma Das Wollaston Prisma (nach William Hyde Wollaston, 1820) ist eine optische Vorrichtung, die Licht mithilfe eines doppelbrechenden Materials (wie Calcit) polarisiert (siehe Polarisator). Dabei wird das… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Georges Nomarski — Georges (Jerzy) Nomarski (January 6, 1919 1997) was a Polish physicist and optics theoretician. Creator of Nomarski Interference Contrast (NIC) or differential interference contrast microscopy (DIC), the method is widely used to study live… …   Wikipedia

  • Microscopy — is the technical field of using microscopes to view samples and objects that cannot be seen with the unaided eye (objects that are not within the resolution range of the normal eye). There are three well known branches of microscopy, optical,… …   Wikipedia

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