Mössbauer Spectroscopy

  • John R. Wright
  • Wayne A. Hendrickson
  • Shigemasa Osaki
  • Gordon T. James
Part of the Biochemistry of the Elements book series (BOTE, volume 5)


At the time of this writing, the number of published articles involving Mössbauer spectroscopy is approaching 20,000 (Stevens and Bowen, 1984). This figure includes all applications, of which biologically relevant contributions represent only a part. Mössbauer spectroscopy is appropriate for this volume as a result of its high degree of element specificity, and Mössbauer spectra have a substantial information content, being comparable to esr spectra. Most Mössbauer studies have focused on compounds containing iron or tin.


Mossbauer Spectroscopy Isomer Shift Electric Field Gradient Isomer State Mossbauer Spectrum 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • John R. Wright
    • 1
  • Wayne A. Hendrickson
    • 2
  • Shigemasa Osaki
    • 3
  • Gordon T. James
    • 4
  1. 1.Southeastern Oklahoma State UniversityDurantUSA
  2. 2.Columbia UniversityNew YorkUSA
  3. 3.Hybritech, Inc.San DiegoUSA
  4. 4.Health Sciences CenterUniversity of ColoradoDenverUSA

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