circular dichroism


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circular dichroism

[′sər·kyə·lər ′dī·krō‚iz·əm]
(optics)
A change from planar to elliptic polarization when an initially plane-polarized light wave traverses an optically active medium. Abbreviated CD.
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TABLE 26 METAMATERIALS MARKET IN CIRCULAR DICHROISM SPECTROSCOPY APPLICATIONS, THROUGH 2018 ($ MILLIONS)
His research focuses on electronic structure and spectra of heavy metal complexes; electronic and magnetic circular dichroism spectroscopy; and symmetry and MO theory.
The subject of the tender is scientific instrument spectrometer to measure infrared spectra including vibrational circular dichroism ("VCD") in the frequency range of about 800-5 000 cm -1.
Circular Dichroism-Far-UV circular dichroism (CD) spectra were obtained on a Jasco 715 spectropolarimeter at 20 nm/min scanning speed.
For the investigations, the biophysical methods of UV-vis spectrophotometry, circular dichroism spectroscopy, transmission electron microscopy and tensiometry were employed.
For example, circular dichroism is commonly used, as it is a quantitative technique that is sensitive to helix content that can give information about secondary protein structure, but formulation buffers can interfere.
The 15 chapters discuss mixed valence oxides, fuel cells and batteries, nuclear fuel, earth science, cultural heritage, free electron lasers, magnetic circular dichroism, liquid systems, and surface metal complexes.
Collagen was confirmed using circular dichroism spectroscopy using Jasco J815 CD Spectrometer from 190 to 260 nm at 0.
Effect of heat on the circular dichroism of spectrin in hereditary pyropoikilocytosis.
CHARACTERIZATION OF THE SECONDARY STRUCTURE OF HISTONE H1 SUBTYPES BY CIRCULAR DICHROISM (CD)
Thermal stability of 6-shogaol-HSA system was determined by circular dichroism (CD) and differential scanning calorimetric (DSC) techniques.
With pure CTP in hand, the folded structure of the peptide was assessed by Circular Dichroism (CD) spectroscopy in varying solvent conditions that served to mimic the amphiphilic cell surface microenvironment.