TITLE

Discerning microscope notes the quality of chemical bonds

AUTHOR(S)
Geake, Elisabeth
PUB. DATE
November 1991
SOURCE
New Scientist;11/30/91, Vol. 132 Issue 1797, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the development of a microscope by physicists at the University of Leeds in Great Britain, which reveals the quality of chemical bonds in a sample. Rearrangement of the Raman spectrometer to measure a specific frequency of vibration; Principle of Raman imaging; Interaction of photons to lose energy to the vibrating atoms.
ACCESSION #
10553176

 

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