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Beer-Lambert law

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

A law relating the reduction in luminous intensity of light passing through a material to the length of the light's path through the material: i.e.log(I/I 0)=–ϵ[J]l, where ϵ is...

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Lambert‐Beer law

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 7 words.

another name for Beer‐Lambert law.

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Beer‐Lambert law

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 132 words.

a combination of Beer's law (def. 1) and Lambert's law; put into modern terms, it states that the absorbance

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Beer-Lambert law

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

A law relating the reduction in luminous intensity of light passing through a material to the length of the light's path through the material: i.e.log(I/I 0)=–ϵ[J]l, where ϵ is...

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Beer-Lambert law

Edited by John Daintith.

in A Dictionary of Chemistry

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Chemistry. 162 words.

A law relating the reduction in luminous intensity of light passing through a material to the length of the light's

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Beer–Lambert law

Edited by Richard Rennie and Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Chemistry

January 2016; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Chemistry. 192 words.

A law relating the reduction in luminous intensity of light passing through a material to the length of the light’s path through the material: i.e....

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Beer-Lambert law

Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield and Pamela K. Mulligan.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 126 words.

the law that the absorption of light by a solution is a function of the concentration of solute. It yields

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Beer-Lambert law

Robert C. King, Pamela K. Mulligan and William D. Stansfield.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 121 words.

the law that the absorption of light by a solution is a function of the concentration of solute. It yields

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Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry — Genetics and Genomics.

Optical density. See Beer-Lambert law.

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Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield and Pamela K. Mulligan.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 6 words.

optical density. See Beer-Lambert law.

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Robert C. King, Pamela K. Mulligan and William D. Stansfield.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 6 words.

optical density. See Beer-Lambert law.

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Bouguer, Pierre (1698–1758)

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 22 words.

(1698–1758)

French physicist and mathematician.

Bouguer anomaly

Bouguer–Lambert–Beer law (en dashes) Use Lambert–Beer law (en...

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Lambert, Johann Heinrich (1728–77)

Elizabeth Martin.

in The New Oxford Dictionary for Scientific Writers and Editors

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 24 words.

(1728–77)

German mathematician, physicist, astronomer, and philosopher.

Lambert–Beer law (en dash; preferred to Bouguer–Lambert–Beer

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absorbance

Overview page. Subjects: Chemistry.

A measure of the loss of intensity of radiation passing through an absorbing medium. It is defined in spectrophotometry by the relation log (Io/I), where Io = the intensity of the radiation...

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Plant Light Interception Can Be Explained via Computed Tomography Scanning: Demonstration with Pyramidal Cedar (<i>Thuja occidentalis</i>, Fastigiata)

Pierre Dutilleul, Liwen Han and Donald L. Smith.

in Annals of Botany

January 2008; p ublished online November 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 2606 words.

Background and Aims

Light interception by the leaf canopy is a key aspect of plant photosynthesis, which helps mitigate the greenhouse effect via...

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A Highly Sensitive Spectrophotometric Method with Solid-Phase Extraction for the Determination of Methylmercury in Human Hair

Hua-Bin Li, Feng Chen and Xiang-Rong Xu.

in Journal of Analytical Toxicology

November 2000; p ublished online November 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Toxicology; Toxicology (Non-medical). 0 words.

Methylmercury is the most toxic among the mercury species. In order to provide a quick method to screen samples for methylmercury, a highly sensitive spectrophotometric method was...

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

Mark N. Merzlyak, Olga B. Chivkunova, Alexei E. Solovchenko and K. Razi Naqvi.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

October 2008; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 4864 words.

The optical properties of leaves from five species, Norway maple (Acer platanoides L.), cotoneaster (Cotoneaster alaunica Golite), hazel (Corylus avellana L.), Siberian dogwood (Cornus albanull...

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Characterization of radiation regimes in nonrandom forest canopies: theory, measurements, and a simplified modeling approach

Christopher J. Kucharik, John M. Norman and Stith T. Gower.

in Tree Physiology

September 1999; p ublished online September 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

We used field measurements and Monte Carlo simulations of canopy gap-size distribution and gap fraction to examine how beam radiation interacts with clumped boreal forest canopies of aspen (null...

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Summary models for light interception and light-use efficiency of non-homogeneous canopies

R. A. Duursma and A. Mäkelä.

in Tree Physiology

June 2007; p ublished online June 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

The application of detailed models of canopy photosynthesis rely on the estimation of attenuation of light in the canopy. This attenuation is readily estimated with the Lambert-Beer law...

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Comparing light interception with stand basal area for predicting tree growth

Benoît Courbaud.

in Tree Physiology

March 2000; p ublished online March 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 0 words.

Empirical and process-based tree growth models have been developedconcurrently; however, their growth predictions have rarely been compared directly. A major difference between the model...

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Fortune, Vilot

Glenn Allen Knoblock.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1207 words.

wife of Amos Fortune, was of unknown origin, but it is likely that she was forcibly enslaved and transported from Africa to the New World while young. Few details regarding Vilot's life...

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