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8. Super-Resolution Fluorescence Imaging

  1. Prof. Dr. Markus Sauer1,
  2. Prof. Dr. Johan Hofkens2 and
  3. Dr. Jörg Enderlein3

Published Online: 21 FEB 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527633500.ch8

Handbook of Fluorescence Spectroscopy and Imaging: From Single Molecules to Ensembles

Handbook of Fluorescence Spectroscopy and Imaging: From Single Molecules to Ensembles

How to Cite

Sauer, M., Hofkens, J. and Enderlein, J. (2011) Super-Resolution Fluorescence Imaging, in Handbook of Fluorescence Spectroscopy and Imaging: From Single Molecules to Ensembles, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527633500.ch8

Author Information

  1. 1

    Julius-Maximilians- University, Biotechnology & Biophysics, Am Hubland, 97074 Würzburg, Germany

  2. 2

    Katholieke Univ. Leuven, Department of Chemistry, Celestijnenlaan 200F, 3001 Heverlee, Belgium

  3. 3

    Georg-August University, Institute of Physics, Friedrich-Hund-Platz 1, 37077 Göttingen, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 FEB 2011
  2. Published Print: 26 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527316694

Online ISBN: 9783527633500

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Keywords:

  • super-resolution fluorescence imaging;
  • multi-photon microscopy;
  • structured illumination microscopy;
  • stimulated emission depletion;
  • single-molecule based photoswitching microscopy;
  • live-cell imaging

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Diffraction Barrier of Optical Microscopy

  • Multi-Photon and Structured Illumination Microscopy

  • Stimulated Emission Depletion

  • Single-Molecule Based Photoswitching Microscopy

  • Background and Principles of Single-Molecule Based Photoswitching Microscopy Methods

  • Temporal Resolution of Super-Resolution Imaging Methods

  • References