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Open Source Optical Toolbox Provides Microscopes for All

News   Nov 26, 2020 | Original story from the Leibniz Institute of Photonic Technology

 
Open Source Optical Toolbox Provides Microscopes for All

The open-source 3D-printed cube can host self-designed inserts, electrical and optical components. The resulting modules can be combined to form complex optical instruments. This allows the smartphone to be transformed into a powerful microscope in no time at all -- and at almost any place on earth -- in order to pose and answer completely new questions to science. Credit: UC2.

 
 
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