Optical sensors

industrial, environmental, and diagnostic applications by R. Narayanaswamy

Publisher: Springer in Berlin, New York

Written in English
Cover of: Optical sensors | R. Narayanaswamy
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Subjects:

  • Optical detectors,
  • Chemical detectors,
  • Biosensors

Edition Notes

StatementRamaier Narayanaswamy, Otto S. Wolfbeis.
SeriesSpringer series on chemical sensors and biosensors ;, 01
ContributionsWolfbeis, Otto S.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTK8360.O67 N37 2004
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 421 p. :
Number of Pages421
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3321031M
ISBN 10354040886X
LC Control Number2004273357
OCLC/WorldCa53392873

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