Encyclopedia of Biophysics

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Concentration Determination Using Beer-Lambert Law

  • Alison Rodger
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-35943-9_775-1

Definition

The Beer-Lambert law for the absorption, A, of light by a sample of concentration C is

$$ A=\upepsilon C\mathrm{\ell} $$
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References

  1. Kelly SM, Jess TJ, Price NC (2005) How to study proteins by circular dichroism. Biochim Biophys Acta 1751:119–139CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Molecular SciencesMacquarie UniversityMacquarie ParkAustralia

Section editors and affiliations

  • Alison Rodger
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  1. 1.Department of Molecular Sciences, Macquarie UniversityNWSAustralia