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Journal of Applied Spectroscopy

, Volume 78, Issue 6, pp 892–898 | Cite as

Simulation of a stream of photon counts in single-molecule fluorescence fluctuation spectroscopy

  • I. P. Shingaryov
  • V. V. Skakun
  • V. V. Apanasovich
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We present a simulation model for a stream of photon counts that can be detected in fluorescence fluctuation spectroscopy systems from diffusing molecules undergoing spontaneous transitions between radiative and nonradiative states. Using our model, we can obtain various characteristics of a random stream of photon counts which allows us to test fluorescence fluctuation spectroscopy methods and to predict the results of full-scale experiments.

Keywords

fluorescence correlation spectroscopy photon counts simulation of streams of random events 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • I. P. Shingaryov
    • 1
  • V. V. Skakun
    • 1
  • V. V. Apanasovich
    • 1
  1. 1.Belorussian State UniversityMinskBelarus

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