BMS 524 Introduction to Confocal Microscopy and Image Analysis -2019

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BMS 524 - 2019 Notes - Vet Path Research Bldg 119

Professor J. Paul Robinson, Purdue University (Email me at jpr(at)


NOTE: The use of these materials is restricted without specific permission of Professor J. Paul Robinson. No materials may be released to any publication organization, nor may these materials be distributed in any form without specific written permission of Professor Robinson. While fair use by not-for-profit institutions is allowed, appropriate acknowledgement is requested and should be included on every slide used.



2019 Lecture Schedule


BMS 524 – 15 lectures

Date Lect #2019 lecture PPTLectOlder lecturs (Download) Older Lecture
Jan 91

The Principles of Microscopy (1)



30 megs

126 meg (2014)


2016 Lect

2012 lecture

Video lecture (2009)

Jan 16


Principles of Microscopy (2) 



3.3 megs

100 meg (2014)


2016 lect

Jan 233Principles of Microscopy (3) (current download 2019)JPR

5.3 megs

112 meg recorded lecture


2016 recorded Lecture

Video lecture (from 2009)

NEW VIDEO Lecture from



4Image Formats and Image Manipulations Recorded lecture for 2019 is hereJPR  2016 lecture 

Feb 6


5Fluorescence and Fluorescence Probes 2019JPR5.0 megs
Feb 136Digital Image Analysis Pt1 2019JPRLecture 8 
Feb 207Digital Image Analysis  Pt2 2019JPR  
Feb 278Digital Image Analysis Pt3 2019JPR12 megs 

Confocal Components 2019

Mar 13 Spring breakJPRLecture 7 
March 2010Live Cell Applications 2019JPR  
March 2710

Fraud In Imaging 2019






Apr 311

No Lecture




Apr 1012

Novel 3D Microscopy Applications Pt1

Apr 17 


Novel 3D Microscopy Applications Pt2





You can click on the links to download or directly view the Powerpoint files. NOTE: most of these lectures are relatively large.

JPR (Dr. J. Paul Robinson), BR (Dr. Bartek Rajwa)


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