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A study of the application of imaging charge-coupled devices for the detection and quantitation of luminogenic assays
thesisposted on 2018-01-18, 14:37 authored by Robert Haggart
Low light level imaging devices have the advantage that they can produce quantitative two dimensional images. The characteristics, structure and operation of different low light level imaging devices are discussed. Cooled slow scanned charged coupled device (CCD) cameras show good detector properties; very low dark noise; low system noise; good spatial resolution; therefore seem ideal for the detection and quantitation of luminogenic assays. [Continues.]
Publisher© Robert Haggart
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NotesA Doctoral Thesis. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy at Loughborough University.