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Chapter 8

Scattering in Biomedical Infrared Spectroscopy

In an infrared (IR) spectroscopy experiment, the usual aim is to measure the absorbance spectrum of a sample relative to a background spectrum of zero absorbance. The absorbance is calculated by taking the negative logarithm (usually of base 10) of the transmittance spectrum. An ideal sample is one ...
Print publication date: 15 Dec 2010
Copyright year: 2011
Print ISBN: 978-0-85404-154-1
PDF eISBN: 978-1-84973-199-7