February 22, 2017

Advanced Photon Counting: Applications, Methods, by Peter Kapusta, Michael Wahl, Rainer Erdmann

By Peter Kapusta, Michael Wahl, Rainer Erdmann

This quantity specializes in Time-Correlated unmarried Photon Counting (TCSPC), a strong software permitting luminescence lifetime measurements to be made with excessive temporal answer, even on unmarried molecules. Combining spectrum and lifelong presents a “fingerprint” for picking such molecules within the presence of a historical past. Used including confocal detection, this allows single-molecule spectroscopy and microscopy as well as ensemble measurements, starting up a massive diversity of sizzling existence technological know-how purposes comparable to fluorescence lifetime imaging (FLIM) and dimension of Förster Resonant strength move (FRET) for the research of protein folding and interplay. a number of technology-related chapters current either the fundamentals and present state of the art, particularly of TCSPC electronics, photon detectors and lasers. the remainder chapters hide a vast diversity of purposes and methodologies for experiments and information research, together with the lifestyles sciences, disorder facilities in diamonds, super-resolution microscopy, and optical tomography. The chapters detailing new strategies coming up from the mix of vintage TCSPC and fluorescence lifetime with equipment according to depth fluctuation symbolize a very specific highlight.

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2 Photomultiplier Tubes (PMTs) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 InGaAs/InP Single-Photon Avalanche Diodes (SPADs) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Silicon-Germanium (SiGe) Single-Photon Avalanche Diodes (SPADs) . . . . . . . . . . 5 Quantum Dot-Based Detectors . . . . . . . . .

1007/4243_2014_63, © Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014, Published online: 20 November 2014 24 A. 3 Dark Counts and Afterpulsing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Timing Resolution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Geometrical Factors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Hybrid PMTs . . .

3 Dark Counts and Afterpulsing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 Timing Resolution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Geometrical Factors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Single-Photon Avalanche Diodes (SPAD) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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