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Detection of herbicides in water and their interactions with chlorella kessleri
Author(s): Thorsten de Vries; Viviane Duling; Angelika Anders
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Paper Abstract

For the first time the herbicides ethidimuron, amizol and methabenzthiazuron were detected in water by means of time resolved laser fluorescence spectroscopy. The suitability of the algae chlorella kessleri as a biological indicator was tested. By using time resolved LIF, the herbicides' absorption spectra and their effects on the fluorescence properties of the algae it was possible to distinguish between the three herbicides.

Paper Details

Date Published: 16 September 1999
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 3821, Environmental Sensing and Applications, (16 September 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.364194
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Thorsten de Vries, Univ. of Hannover (Germany)
Viviane Duling, Univ. of Hannover (Germany)
Angelika Anders, Univ. of Hannover (Germany)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3821:
Environmental Sensing and Applications
Michel R. Carleer; Moira Hilton; Torsten Lamp; Rainer Reuter; George M. Russwurm; Klaus Schaefer; Konradin Weber; Klaus C. H. Weitkamp; Jean-Pierre Wolf; Ljuba Woppowa, Editor(s)

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