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 (flo͝o-rŏm′ĭ-tər, flô-, flō-)
An instrument for detecting and measuring fluorescence.

fluo·rom′e·try n.
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the measurement of fluorescence, or visible radiation, by means of a fluorometer. — fluorometric, adj.
See also: Radiation
the measurement of fluorescence, or visible radiation, by means of a fluorometer. — fluorometric, adj.
See also: Measurement
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As recently as 2015, German researcher Stefan Hell received the Nobel Prize for the high-resolution fluorescence spectroscopy that he invented.
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Recently, fluorescence spectroscopy with UV excitation was used to monitor biodiesel production [12, 13].
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The nondestructive techniques are energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectroscopy, [mu]-attenuated total reflectance Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy, and reflectance and UV-induced fluorescence spectroscopy.
The stoichiometry of the host-guest complexes was measured using the continuous variation of Job's method by fluorescence spectroscopy according to a previous work [31].
In this sense, the present study aimed to apply fluorescence spectroscopy for monitoring biodiesel degradation and determine its correlation with acid value and UV absorbance changes.
A number of techniques have been applied for investigation of the interaction of small molecules with DNA, including UV spectrophotometry [14-16], fluorescence spectroscopy [17-20], circular dichroism spectroscopy [21, 22], mass spectrometry [23], electrochemical methods [24], voltammetry [25], X-ray diffraction [26], and dynamic viscosity measurements [27].
The FHWA researchers at TFHRC chose the method of x-ray fluorescence spectroscopy (XRF) for their analysis of REOB.
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