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Saturday, July 20, 2019

Science Lecture - Seeing the Unseen: Overcoming the limitations of optics to visualize nano-structures, atoms and even magnetic fields

Lecture: Micro/Nano Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS): EE | July 20 | 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 100 Genetics & Plant Biology Building

 Dr. Ella Lachman, Department of Physics

 Science@Cal

The development of novel tools is of great importance to the advancement of science. New imaging methods in particular can bring a deeper understanding as we are used to grasping the world mainly by visualizing images.

When the limit of optical microscopy was reached, scientists found a way to enhance it and cheat their way beyond it. Eventually, they invented a whole different way of imaging...   More >

new techniques in microscopy