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  • Vol. 35, Iss. 18 — Jun. 20, 1996
  • pp: 3275–3280

Absolute real-time measurement of particle size distribution with the flying light-scattering indicatrix method

V. P. Maltsev, A. V. Chernyshev, K. A. Sem'yanov, and E. Soini  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 35, Issue 18, pp. 3275-3280 (1996)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.35.003275


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Abstract

The flying light-scattering indicatrix (FLSI, angular dependency of the intensity of light scattered by a moving individual particle) method, based on a scanning flow cytometer (SFC) that permits measurment of individual particle characteristics from light-scattering data, has been used for the determination of size distribution of the following particles: polystyrene latex, milk fat, and spores (Penicillium levitum, Aspergillus pseudoglaucus). The optical system of the SFC and empirical equations provided absolute sizing at the rate of 50 particles/s. Size distributions obtained with the FLSI method and a best-fit procedure using Mie scattering theory have been compared.

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History
Original Manuscript: May 12, 1995
Revised Manuscript: October 11, 1995
Published: June 20, 1996

Citation
V. P. Maltsev, A. V. Chernyshev, K. A. Sem'yanov, and E. Soini, "Absolute real-time measurement of particle size distribution with the flying light-scattering indicatrix method," Appl. Opt. 35, 3275-3280 (1996)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-35-18-3275


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