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Light Absorption

light absorption

Light Absorption and Scattering of Ag and Metal Nanoparticles

Light absorption by anthocyanins in juvenile, stressed, and senescing leaves

Can heterotrophic bacteria be important to marine light absorption?

Interference corrections to light scattering and absorption by metal nanoparticles

Growth and light absorption of some planktonic cyanobacteria, diatoms and Chlorophyceae under simulated natural light fluctuations

Light absorption by phytoplankton: development of a matching parameter for algal photosynthesis under different spectral regimes

A method for the experimental determination of light absorption by aquatic heterotrophic bacteria

Proposal for the simultaneous measurement of light absorption and backscattering by aquatic particulates

A sensitivity analysis of the ‘Transmittance–Reflectance’ method for measuring light absorption by aquatic particles

Estimating Canopy Light Interception and Absorption Using Leaf Mass Per Unit Leaf Area in Solanum melongena

Light absorption and bole volume growth of individual Douglas-fir trees

Towards a functional–structural plant model of cut-rose: simulation of light environment, light absorption, photosynthesis and interference with the plant structure

How plant architecture affects light absorption and photosynthesis in tomato: towards an ideotype for plant architecture using a functional–structural plant model

Optical absorption and thermoluminescence in single NaCl:Cu crystals exposed to 60Co and UV light

Variability of the amplification factor of light absorption by filter-retained aquatic particles in the coastal environment

Measurement of light absorption by aquatic particles retained on filters: determination of the optical pathlength amplification by the ‘transmittance-reflectance’ method


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Most of the light entering the oceans is absorbed within the first 100 m of water. The depth of light penetration is governed by the amount of material in the water that absorbs and scatters light, e.g. suspended organic material. The absorption of light varies with differing wavelengths of light, blue light penetrating more deeply than red light.

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