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Optical system for the protein crystallisation diagnostics facility (PCDF) of board the ISS
Author(s): Luc Joannes; Olivier Dupont; Jean-Luc Dewandel; Renaud Ligot; Hervé Algrain
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Paper Abstract

The Protein Crystallisation Diagnostic Facility (PCDF) is a multi-user facility to study the protein crystallisation under the conditions of micro-gravity onboard the International Space Station (ISS) Columbus facility. Large size protein crystals will growth under reduced gravity in thermally controlled reactors. A combination of diagnostic tools like video system, microscope, interferometer, and light scattering device shall help to understand the growth phenomena.

Paper Details

Date Published: 13 April 2018
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 10568, International Conference on Space Optics — ICSO 2004, 105682T (13 April 2018); doi: 10.1117/12.2500120
Show Author Affiliations
Luc Joannes, LAMBDA-X sa (Belgium)
Olivier Dupont, LAMBDA-X sa (Belgium)
Jean-Luc Dewandel, LAMBDA-X sa (Belgium)
Renaud Ligot, LAMBDA-X sa (Belgium)
Hervé Algrain, LAMBDA-X sa (France)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 10568:
International Conference on Space Optics — ICSO 2004
Josiane Costeraste; Errico Armandillo, Editor(s)

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