Light Scattering Techniques in Studying Photoresponses

  • Cesare Ascoli
  • Donatella Petracchi
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSA, volume 211)


Photoresponses of microorganisms, especially of flagellated algae, to light level variations are called phobic responses. Typical phobic responses are the stop and the change of direction of Haematococcus or Chlamydomonas after a flash.


Local Oscillator Euglena Gracilis Heterodyne Detection Light Scattering Technique Haematococcus Pluvia 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Cesare Ascoli
    • 1
  • Donatella Petracchi
    • 1
  1. 1.Istituto di Biofisica del CNRPisaItaly

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