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  • Vol. 37, Iss. 7 — Jul. 1, 1947
  • pp: 554–557

The Photoelectric Measurement of Fluorescence Spectra

R. A. BURDETT and L. C. JONES, JR.  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA, Vol. 37, Issue 7, pp. 554-557 (1947)

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An attachment is described which makes possible the measurement of fluorescence spectra with the Beckman Spectrophotometer. The fluorescence spectra of a few aromatic hydrocarbons are presented.

R. A. BURDETT and L. C. JONES, JR., "The Photoelectric Measurement of Fluorescence Spectra," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 37, 554-557 (1947)

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