|About the Book|
This dictionary, the latest volume in the successful RMS Microscopy Handbook series, describes the origins and meanings of words currently used in the field of light microscopy. It has been compiled to take account of recent additions and international standards. An appendix provides equivalent terms in English, French, and German. An essential companion to the other volumes in the series, the dictionary will be an essential reference tool for all scientists who use light microscopy: biologists, botanists, other life scientists, materials scientists, metallurgists, crystallographers, and for students.