Microscopy Book Series #6 - Volume 2

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Table of Contents

Methods and Techniques 

AFM, SPM, STM and TEM Techniques: Brilliant Techniques in Characterization of Block Copolymer Self-Assembly Nanostructures
 G. Mir Mohamad Sadeghi and Mahsa Sayaf
Atomic Force Microscopy
 Lydia Alvarez and J.M. Siqueiros
Characterization of wide band gap semiconductors using electron channeling contrast imaging: A review of applications and potential
 J.K. Hite
Computer assisted microscopy image analysis for high throughput statistical analysis and 3D structure determination in nanotechnology
 S. Vongehr, S. C. Tang and X. K. Meng
Development of freely available software tools from the perspective of a multi user core facility
 O. Burri, R. Guiet and A. Seitz
Effective, non-invasive, high-resolution imaging of biological tissues
 K. Parratt and N. Yao
Emerging Spectral Microscopy Techniques and Applications to Biofilm Detection
 F. Paquet-Mercier, M. Safdar, M. Parvinzadeh and J. Greener
Enhancing microscopic imaging for better object and structural detection, insight and classification
 Aleksandar Jovanović, Obrad Kasum, Nebojša Perić and Aleksandar Perović
Examinations of Sperm by Light and Electron Microscopic Levels: Friendly Preparation Techniques
 Y. Ersoy Canillioglu, G. Erkanli Senturk and C. Hurdag
Extreme ultraviolet and soft X-ray microscopy using a compact gas puff target laser-plasma sources
 Przemysław W. Wachulak, Andrzej Bartnik and Henryk Fiedorowicz
Grey level granulometry for histological image analysis of plant tissues
 M.-F. Devaux and D. Legland
How representative is an image?
 A. P. Leis, S. Øiseth, S. Crameri, A.D. Hyatt and W.P. Michalski
Improved Infrared Imaging of Semiconductor Devices
 R.H. Hopper and C.H. Oxley
Line-illumination: assessment of a simple mode of implementation of structured illumination for brightfield microscopy
 M. P. Macedo
Microscope maintenance and quality control: A practical guide
 Brady Eason, David Young, Aleksandrs J. Spurmanis, Tse-Luen (Erika) Wee, Daniel Kaufman and Claire M. Brown
Microscopy as a useful tool to study the proteolytic activation of influenza viruses
 Pawel Zmora and Stefan Pöhlmann
Practical considerations for single molecule localization microscopy
 J.R. Allen, S.T. Ross and M.W. Davidson
Preparation Techniques of Luminal and Hard Tissues for Scanning Electron Microscopy
 Y. Ersoy Canillioglu and G. Erkanli Senturk
Raman Microspectroscopy (RMMS) for Exploration of Feed Structure and Nutrition Interaction: Using Non-Invasive Techniques in Animal Nutrition
 Peiqiang Yu and Xuewei Zhang
Real-time video exocytosis in rat neuromuscular junction: a powerful live cell imaging technique
 J.B. Noronha-Matos and P. Correia-de-Sá
Vitrification of soft matter for cryo- electron microscopy
 A.P. Leis
Which Histochemical Staining Technique Should I choose for Biological Specimens
 G. Erkanli Senturk and Y. Ersoy Canillioglu
Whole slide imaging and analysis for biomarker evaluation in digital pathology
 X. Moles Lopez, O. Debeir, I. Salmon and C. Decaestecker

Applications in Physical/Chemical Sciences 

Electron Microscopies 

Applications of electron microscopy in mechanochemistry
 Bahman Nasiri-Tabrizi, Saeid Baradaran, Erfan Zalnezhad and Wan Jefrey Basirun
Electron Microscopy for the evaluation of particle size evolution of the layer silicate pyrophyllite subjected to mechanical treatment by dry grinding
 P.J. Sánchez-Soto, E. Garzón-Garzón, S. Martínez-Martínez, B. Carrasco-Hurtado and L. Pérez-Villarejo
Electron Microscopy in Heterogenous catalysis
 Shalini Chaturvedi and Pragnesh N Dave
Electron microscopy of microwave-synthesized rare-earth chromites
 Rainer Schmidt, Jesús Prado-Gonjal, David Ávila, Ulises Amador and Emilio Morán
Electron Microscopy Studies on Nanocrystalline Olivine materials Synthesized by Novel Template Free Hydrothermal Approach
 Rajesh Cheruku and G. Govindaraj
Gold nanoparticles on zinc oxide imaged by electron microscopy
 S.A.C. Carabineiro, C.G. Silva, M.J. Sampaio, D.L. Baptista, J.L. Faria and J.L. Figueiredo
In-situ TEM Observation of Nanoscale Stacking Fault Tetrahedra in A Ni Based Superalloy Inconel X-750
 Zhongwen Yao and He Ken Zhang
In-situ TEM study of low dimensional structures at kinetically constrained and equilibrium growth regimes
 Zhi-Peng Li
Investigation of deterioration in archaeological wood used in architectural elements: Microscopic study
 S.A.M. Hamed
Plasmonic nanocomposites: Synthesis, characterization and applications in biosensing
 Patricia M.A. Farias, Arnaldo C.S.D. Andrade, Olavo D.F. Cardozo, Terezinha Tabosa, Tania M.B. Silva
 and Josivandro N. Silva
Preparation and characterization of peptide aggregations and their Au-labeled complex by transmission electron microscopy
 Christian Bortolini and Mingdong Dong
Probing the Electronic Structure of HfO2 polymorphs via Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopy
 P. Rauwel and E. Rauwel
Process of growth TiO2 nanotubes by anodization in an organic media
 I. Zamudio Torres, J.J. Pérez Bueno and Y. Meas Vong
Structural refinement and photocatalytic properties of CuWO4 crystals
 E.L.S. Souza, C.J. Dalmaschio, M.G.R. Filho, G.E. Luz Jr., R.S. Santos, E. Longo and L.S. Cavalcante
TEM study of the sol-gel oxide thin films
 V.S. Teodorescu and M-G. Blanchin
Transmission electron microscopic studies on noble metal nanoparticles synthesized by pulsed laser ablation in liquid
 M.I. Mendivil, S. Shaji, G.A. Castillo and B. Krishnan
Transmission Electron Microscopy of Superconducting Copper Oxides
 Takeo Oku
Two-dimensional crystalline array formations of proteins by use of the self-assembled monolayer at the air/water interface
 Noriyuki Ishii
Wear mechanisms analysis by Scanning Electron Microscopy of bone-AISI 304ss/Ti-Al-N tribological pairs
 A. Esguerra-Arce, C. Amaya, N.A. de Sánchez, J. Muñoz-Saldaña, Y. Aguilar and L. Ipaz

X-Ray Microscopy 

Evaluating the growth parameters of Ca(OH)2 crystals in a liquid solution on the basis of soft X-ray microscopy imaging
 V.S. Harutyunyan, A.P. Kirchheim and A.P. Aivazyan
Pink beam far-field imaging of micropipes and voids in SiC: a quantitative approach
 T. S. Argunova, V. G. Kohn, M. Yu. Gutkin, J. H. Lim and J. H. Je

Scanning Probe Microscopy 

An Atomic Force Microscopy Study of the Adsorption of Collectors on Chalcopyrite
 Jinhong Zhang and Wei Zhang
Evaluation of the nanomechanical and nanotribological properties of extremely thin diamond-like carbon films by atomic force microscopy
 S. Miyake and M. Wang
The effect of temperature on micro-mechanical properties of fly ash based geopolymers activated with nano-SiO2 solution by sol-gel technique
 F. Estrada-Arreola, J.J. Pérez-Bueno, F.J. Flores-Ruíz, E. León-Sarabia and F.J. Espinoza-Beltrán

Confocal Microscopy 

Pharmaceutical applications of Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopy
 D. Cosco, S. Bulotta, D. Paolino and M. Fresta
Observation of thermal roughening transition in nickel surface dissolved by an electrochemical technique
 M. Saitou

Optical / Light Microscopy 

Application of Hot Stage Microscopy (HSM) to the thermal study of two binary systems of pharmaceutical interest: Triamterene-Polyethyleneglycol (PEG) 6000 and Triamterene-β-Cyclodextrin
 J.M. Ginés-Dorado, M.J. Arias-Blanco, A.M. Rabasco-Álvarez, M.L. González-Rodríguez, M.J. Cózar-Bernal
 and P.J. Sánchez-Soto
Crystallographic analysis reveals the effect of small charge explosions on FCC metals microstructure
 D. Firrao, G. Ubertalli and P. Matteis
Novel nano-TiO2/PMMA photochromic composite coatings with Al2O3 and YSZ Particles and evaluation of their dispersions by color change contrasts
 Ll. M. Flores Tandy, J.J. Pérez Bueno, J. Mojica Gómez and Y. Meas Vong
Optical microscopy and surface thermodynamics of Janus emulsions
 F. A. Perrechil, G. R. Leonardi and S. E. Friberg
Thermal Analysis of Albendazole investigated by HSM, DSC and FTIR
 J.R. Moyano, J. Liró, J.I. Pérez, M.J. Arias and P.J. Sánchez-Soto

Other / Combined Techniques 

An analysis of the solid particle erosion damage caused on AISI 304
 J.R. Laguna Camacho, A. Marquina-Chávez, J.E. Escalante-Martínez, C.A. Márquez-Vera, I. Hernández-Romero,
 A. Galicia-Badillo and M. del C. Santes-Bastián
Applying microscopic techniques for the investigation of the behaviour of building materials
 M. Stefanidou, L. Papadopoulou, E. Pavlidou and I. Papayianni
Laser surface remelting effects on the morphology of the laser-treated surface of Al-Fe aerospace alloy obtaining weld filet structures, low fine porosity and corrosion resistance
 Moisés Meza Pariona and Katieli Tives Micene
New Methods of Thermal Analysis and Chemical Mapping on a Micro and Nano Scale by Combining Microscopy with Image Analysis
 M. Reading, M. Morton, M. Antonijevic, D. Grandy, D. Hourston and A Lacey
Optical and Electron Microscopy studies of glass as artistic and industrial support
 G. Durán-Domínguez and P.J. Sánchez-Soto
Optical properties evaluation of silver and organic coatings for solar concentrators
 M. Gutiérrez-Muñoz, Y. Meas-Vong, J.J. Pérez-Bueno, G. Stemsdoerfer and F.J. Espinoza Beltrán
SEM & AFM analysis for silicon-based solar cells
 B. González-Díaz and J. F. Gómez González
What can non-contact scanning non-linear dielectric microscopy detect in fullerene molecule on Si(111)-(7×7) reconstructed surface?
 S. Kobayashi and Y. Cho


A 6-week teaching module for undergraduate biology majors on light microscopy using Chlamydomonas reinhardtii
 N. T. Ahmed
Annulate Lamellae versus Tubulohelical Membrane Arrays: A Guide for Comparison of Related Cellular Compartments
 Siegfried Reipert and Bhuma Wysoudil
Didactic and workshop experience in microscopy for high school and college students
 Adriana M.N. Korres, Sheila S.S. Ribeiro, Paola A.D. dos Santos, Raquel A. Pessanha, Anna P. Almeida Maciel
 and Glória M.F. Viégas Aquije
Early Electron-Microscopy laboratory attendance as an efficacious way of introducing medical students to scientific research
 M. Relucenti, E. Battaglione, S. Miglietta, L. Petruzziello and G. Familiari
Educational Program on Oral Microsurgery
 R.M. Díaz-Sánchez, G. Castillo-Dalí, J.L. Gutiérrez-Pérez and D. Torres-Lagares
Handwashing for Health: a focusing focus
 Ana Márcia Suarez Fontes, Aline do Carmo Vieira, Barbara Raya, Ana Paula Castro Melo, Gabriel R. Conceição Silva  Gonçalves, Itamara Albergaria, Isabela Paixão, Mayra Husein Leite, Sebastiana Santos de Araújo
 and Marcos A. Vannier-Santos
Integrative seminars: toward teaching and research within the Discipline of Histology
 V. Faccin Bampi and L.B. Oliveira de Oliveira
Karyotype analysis of murine macrophages for undergraduate students
 L. Millis, L. Sigola and A.L. Fuentes
Master’s Student Initiation to Scanning Probes and Electronic Microscopes via Research Projects in Nanosciences
 M.L. Della Rocca, V. Repain, Y. Gallais, L. Doyennette, F. Raineri and A. Anthore
Microscopy as a tool for student engagement in experiential learning
 Camelia Maier
Scanning Probe Microscopy concepts for science communication and peer-to-peer education in Open Research Laboratories
 M. Brunner, M. Voß, N. Gast, W.M. Heckl and F. Trixler
Students as virtual scientists: a review of remote microscopy use in education
 G. Childers and M. G. Jones
Study of cell form and function through microscopy: macrophages in action for undergraduate students
 L. Sigola, L. Millis and A.L. Fuentes
Use of digitally optimized images of ICDAS caries codes by undergraduate dental students
 Anahita Jablonski-Momeni, Raphael Hoppe and Vitus Stachniss
Use of virtual microscopy to promote Histology learning
 A. Lopez Muñoz and J. Larrán López