North Seattle Community College Spring 2012 NANO230 Due:________________________ Homework 1 1. Fill out the document titled “Intake Questionnaire 04.01.12.doc” on the facweb website. Email me your answers as an attachment. 2. Compare the theoretical resolution limit of a light microscope and an electron microscope. The wavelength of electrons is about 0.004 nm. Assume the angle α of an electron microscope is 6 degrees, and the transmission medium is a vacuum. 3. Pick one of the following to answer: A. Draw and label a simple diagram of the human eye. Explain how contrast arises in the human eye. Determine and explain the resolution limit of the human eye. B. Look up one of the characterization methods that you had never heard of before from the list we reviewed the first day of class. Draw and label a diagram of the method. Explain the input, output, and how contrast is achieved.