OSA's Digital Library

Applied Optics

Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 1, Iss. 3 — May. 1, 1962
  • pp: 249–251

The Production of Circular Disks of Known Diameter for Calibration Purposes in High-Resolution Microscopy

W. N. Charman  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 1, Issue 3, pp. 249-251 (1962)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.1.000249


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (641 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

The errors involved in dimensional measurements with the microscope are discussed, together with their reduction by calibration with objects of known size. A method is described for the preparation of disk objects from spheres of known diameter, using a series of evaporated thin films.

© 1962 Optical Society of America

History
Original Manuscript: November 13, 1961
Published: May 1, 1962

Citation
W. N. Charman, "The Production of Circular Disks of Known Diameter for Calibration Purposes in High-Resolution Microscopy," Appl. Opt. 1, 249-251 (1962)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-1-3-249


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  

References

  1. R. P. Loveland, A.S.T.M. Symposium on Light Microscopy, No. 143, p. 94 (1952).
  2. W. T. Welford, Optics in Metrology (Pergamon Press, London, 1960), p. 85.
  3. E. B. Bradford, J. W. Vanderhoff, J. Appl. Phys. 26, 864 (1955). [CrossRef]
  4. P. N. Slater, Optics in Metrology (Pergamon Press, London, 1960), p. 269.

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.

Figures

Fig. 1 Fig. 2
 

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited