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Björn, Lars Olof

Photobiology

Björn, Lars Olof - Photobiology, ebook

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Table of contents

1. The Nature of Light and Its Interaction with Matter
Lars Olof Björn

2. Principles and Nomenclature for the Quantification of Light
Lars Olof Björn

3. Generation and Control of Light
Lars Olof Björn

4. The Measurement of Light
Lars Olof Björn

5. Light as a Tool for Biologists: Recent Developments
Lars Olof Björn

6. Terrestrial Daylight
Lars Olof Björn

7. Underwater Light
Raymond C. Smith, Curtis D. Mobley

8. Action Spectroscopy in Biology
Lars Olof Björn

9. Spectral Tuning in Biology
Lars Olof Björn, Helen Ghiradella

10. Photochemical Reactions in Biological Light Perception and Regulation
Lars Olof Björn

11. The Diversity of Eye Optics
Lars Olof Björn

12. The Evolution of Photosynthesis and Its Environmental Impact
Lars Olof Björn, Govindjee

13. Photosynthetic Light Harvesting, Charge Separation, and Photoprotection: The Primary Steps
Villy Sundström

14. The Biological Clock and Its Resetting by Light
Anders Johnsson, Wolfgang Engelmann

15. Photoperiodism in Insects and Other Animals
David Saunders

16. Photomorphogenesis and Photoperiodism in Plants
James L. Weller, Richard E. Kendrick

17. The Light-Dependent Magnetic Compass
Rachel Muheim

18. Phototoxicity
Lars Olof Björn, Pirjo Huovinen

19. Ozone Depletion and the Effects of Ultraviolet Radiation
Lars Olof Björn, Richard L. McKenzie

20. Vitamin D: Photobiological and Ecological Aspects
Lars Olof Björn

21. The Photobiology of Human Skin
Mary Norval

22. Light Treatment in Medicine
Theresa Jurkowitsch, Robert Knobler

23. Bioluminescence
Lars Olof Björn, Helen Ghiradella

24. Hints for Teaching Experiments and Demonstrations
Lars Olof Björn

25. The Amateur Scientist’s Spectrophotometer
Lars Olof Björn

Keywords: Life Sciences, Plant Sciences, Plant Anatomy/Development, Evolutionary Biology, Plant Physiology

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2008
Language
en
Edition
2
Page amount
706 pages
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9780387726557

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