2004

Laser in Environmental and Life Sciences

Modern Analytical Methods

ISBN: 978-3-642-07309-0 (Print) 978-3-662-08255-3 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XXIV

  2. Remote Sensing Methods in the Atmosphere

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-18

      Lidar: An Overview

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      Pages 19-33

      Application Perspectives of Intense Laser Pulses in Atmospheric Diagnostics

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      Pages 35-47

      Analysis of Three Dimensional Aerosol Distributions by Means of Digital Holography

  3. Applications in Liquid and Solid States

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 49-49

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      Pages 51-77

      Laser-Based Analysis of Solids with Environmental Impact

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      Pages 79-98

      Laser-Induced Fluorescence (LIF) Spectroscopy for the In Situ Analysis of Petroleum Product-Contaminated Soils

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      Pages 99-123

      Laser Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS) in Environmental and Process Analysis

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      Pages 125-140

      Intracavity-, Laser-Desorption- and Cavity Ring-Down Techniques as Detection Devices for Samples in Condensed Phases

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      Pages 141-161

      Application of Two-Dimensional LIF for the Analysis of Aromatic Molecules in Water

  4. Applications for Gaseous Substances and Aerosols

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 163-163

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      Pages 165-192

      Chemical Analysis with Multi-Dimensional and On-Line Selectivity Using Laser Spectroscopy Combined with Mass or Species Separation

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      Pages 193-221

      Rapid Analysis of Complex Mixtures by Means of Resonant Laser Ionization Mass Spectrometry

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      Pages 223-243

      Diode-Laser Sensors for In-Situ Gas Analysis

  5. Applications in Life Science

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 245-245

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      Pages 247-268

      Laser Analytics of Gas Samples in Life Science

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      Pages 269-282

      Detection of Nitric Oxide in Human Exhalation Using Laser Magnetic Resonance

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      Pages 283-295

      Medical Trace Gas Detection by Means of Mid-Infrared Cavity Leak-Out Spectroscopy

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      Pages 297-311

      Practical Applications of CRDS in Medical Diagnostics

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      Pages 313-323

      Photoacoustic Trace Gas Detection in Plant Biology

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      Pages 325-337

      DNA Adducts as Biomarkers for Carcinogenesis Analysed by Capillary Electrophoresis and Laser-Induced-Fluorescence Detection

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 339-347