Abstract

A simple method of optically producing edge-enhanced images in a scanning optical microscope is described. The method uses a coded photodiode detector from which the conventional unenhanced image may be obtained simultaneously.

© 1984 Optical Society of America

Full Article  |  PDF Article
OSA Recommended Articles
Differential phase contrast and magneto-optic edge detection

J. H. Coombs
Appl. Opt. 34(29) 6723-6728 (1995)

Pupil plane differential detection microscopy

Hari P. Paudel, Clemens Alt, Judith Runnels, and Charles P. Lin
Opt. Lett. 43(18) 4410-4412 (2018)

Images of phase edges in conventional and scanning optical microscopes

T. Wilson
Appl. Opt. 20(18) 3238-3244 (1981)

References

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Cited By

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Cited by links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Figures (3)

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Figure files are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Equations (9)

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Equations are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Metrics

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Article level metrics are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription