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Microscopes



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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Questions

Questions can be either frequently asked questions, or "next step" challenges we're looking to solve.

Title Author Updated Likes
How big are smoke particles, in microns? @warren over 1 year ago
What is the best low-cost or DIY microscope to use with a group? @gretchengehrke over 1 year ago
Have you had any experience utilizing low cost portable microscopes? @gilbert over 1 year ago

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Activities

Activities show how to use this project, step by step.

Purpose Category Status Author Time Difficulty Replications
Making an OpenFlexure Microscope - - @mathew - - 0 replications: Try it »
Automating ImageJ for particle image analysis - - @SimonPyle - - 0 replications: Try it »
Microscope from Tablet Computer - - @MicroscopesAreCool - - 0 replications: Try it »
Optical Imaging of Passive Particle Monitors - - @mathew - - 0 replications: Try it »
Automating Passive Particle Monitor Analysis - - @mathew - - 0 replications: Try it »
OpenFlexure Microscope: high-resolution assembly - - @mathew - - 0 replications: Try it »
Calibrating a Microscope - - @mathew - - 0 replications: Try it »

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Activities should include a materials list, costs and a step-by-step guide to construction with photos. Learn what makes a good activity here.

Updates

Title Author Updated Likes
How big are smoke particles, in microns? @warren over 1 year ago
Have you had any experience utilizing low cost portable microscopes? @gilbert over 1 year ago
Sizing particles in microscope images at Portland Science Hackday @mathew over 2 years ago
DIY microscope resources @liz over 2 years ago
Calibrating a Microscope @mathew over 2 years ago
OpenFlexure Microscope: high-resolution assembly @mathew over 2 years ago
Automating ImageJ for particle image analysis @SimonPyle almost 3 years ago
Making an OpenFlexure Microscope @mathew almost 3 years ago
Automating Passive Particle Monitor Analysis @mathew almost 3 years ago
Mobius MicroCam @tonyc almost 3 years ago
Raspberry Pi based microscope @Holger over 3 years ago
Optical Imaging of Passive Particle Monitors @mathew over 3 years ago
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