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Warring States Period Picture Scroll - Dark field image of gold leaf of hollow corn beam -

© Mitsuru Konno, Takeo Kamino (Hitachi Instrument Engineering Co.,Ltd.)
© Takuji Miyamoto (Instrument Division, Hitachi, Ltd.)

A dark field image of the gold leaf of hollow corn beam is observed using four diffraction spots of Au {111}. There is atmosphere of battle place in the age of civil wars.

At 52nd photo contest hosted by the Japanese Society of Electron Microscopy in 1996.


  • Specimen : Gold leaf
  • Instrument : Transmission Electron Microscope H-9000NA
  • Magnification : × 20,000
  • Accelerating voltage : 300 kV
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This work was presented at the "photo contest" hosted by the Japanese Society of Microscopy.
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