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Mats G.L. Gustafsson

"Once you add a computer between the microscope and the human observer, the whole game changes. At that point a microscope is no longer a device that has to generate a directly interpretable image. Now it's a device to record information."

Mats Gustafsson worked on structured-illumination microscopy which images objects smaller than the wavelength of light. In 2008 SIM was used to view animal-cell nucleus that previously had only been imaged using an electron microscopes

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In Memoriam: Mats Gustafsson

Mats Gustafsson worked on structured-illumination microscopy which images objects smaller than the wavelength of light. In 2008 SIM was used to view animal-cell nucleus that previously had only been imaged using an electron microscopes

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