Spectroscopy-09-01-2002

Spectroscopy

History of the Chemical Heritage Foundation Scientific Instrumentation Museum (PDF)

September 01, 2002

Columns

An overview of the history of the Chemical Heritage Foundation Scientific Instrumentation Museum.

End of the Spectrum: Spectroscopy Used in Anthrax Detection System (PDF)

September 01, 2002

Columns

The debut of a new column about spectroscopy's role in current events. This installment: how spectroscopy is used in anthrax detection.

Test of an In Vivo Method to Detect Chloroplast Division in Crop Plants, Part II: Verification of the Phenomenon by Germplasm Methods and Confocal Microscopy (PDF)

September 01, 2002

Articles

Part two of a series about a novel spectrofluorometric method that allows for in vivo observation of division of chloroplast populations in leaves of Arabidopsis thaliana.

A Statistical Approach to Reporting Uncertainty on Certified Values of Chemical Reference Materials for Trace Metal Analysis (PDF)

September 01, 2002

Articles

The authors discuss an approach by a manufacturer of calibration standards and certified reference materials to standardize the reporting of uncertainty associated with certified values quoted on a certificate of analysis.