We describe the design of a corkscrew point spread function for 3D super-resolution microscopy. To prove the principle, we image fluorescent beads on a patterned PDMS surface, achieving a localization precision of 3 nm in x, 2 nm in y, and 6 nm in z.
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M. D. Lew, S. F. Lee, and W. E. Moerner, "Three-Dimensional Super-Resolution Imaging with a Corkscrew Point Spread Function," in Optics in the Life Sciences, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2011), paper NMB2.
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