Second-harmonic generation (SHG) microscopy has shown great promise for imaging live cells and tissues, with applications in basic science, medical research, and tissue engineering. Second Harmonic Generation Imaging offers a complete guide to this optical modality, from basic principles, instrumentation, methods, and image analysis to biomedical applications. The book features contributions by experts in second-harmonic imaging, including many pioneering researchers in the field. Written for researchers at all levels, it takes an in-depth look at the current state of the art and possibilities of SHG microscopy.

Key Features:-

  • Provides an introduction to the physics of the process, step-by-step instructions on how to build an
  • Gives an overview of the capabilities of SHG microscopy for imaging tissues and cells
  • Highlights representative biomedical and medical applications in imaging cancer, fibroses, autoimmun

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Author(s)Francesco S Pavone
PublisherT and F CRC
Publish YearJanuary 2013