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Automatic Focusing System for Microscopes

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000065650D
Original Publication Date: 1985-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-19

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
George, OE Solberg, LF Sullivan, EJ [+details]

Abstract

The problem of focusing microscopes without damaging the object- ive lenses by contact with samples is solved by the apparatus illustrated in the figure. Automatic inspection and analysis systems would also be possible utilizing the concept discussed.