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A microscope is an optical instrument that can be used for magnification. Below are some examples of microscopes that are available. Please edit and add.

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Title Author Updated Likes
How big are smoke particles, in microns? @warren almost 2 years ago
Have you had any experience utilizing low cost portable microscopes? @gilbert about 2 years ago
Sizing particles in microscope images at Portland Science Hackday @mathew almost 3 years ago
DIY microscope resources @liz almost 3 years ago
Calibrating a Microscope @mathew almost 3 years ago
OpenFlexure Microscope: high-resolution assembly @mathew about 3 years ago
Automating ImageJ for particle image analysis @SimonPyle over 3 years ago
Making an OpenFlexure Microscope @mathew over 3 years ago
Automating Passive Particle Monitor Analysis @mathew over 3 years ago
Mobius MicroCam @tonyc over 3 years ago
Raspberry Pi based microscope @Holger almost 4 years ago
Optical Imaging of Passive Particle Monitors @mathew almost 4 years ago
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