Development of nano particle sizing system using fluorescence polarization

Terutake Hayashi, Masaki Michihata, Yasuhiro Takaya, Kok Foong Lee

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Abstract

In order to measure the sizes of nanoparticles with a wide size distribution in a solvent, we developed an optical microscopy system that allows for fluorescence polarization (FP) measurement and optical observation. This system allows the evaluation of nanoparticle sizes over a wide range, because the fluorescent signal intensity is independent of changes in the nanoparticle sizes. In this paper, we describe a fundamental experiment to verify the feasibility of using this system for different sizes of nanoparticles.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication20th IMEKO World Congress 2012
Pages2137-2141
Number of pages5
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1 2012
Externally publishedYes
Event20th IMEKO World Congress 2012 - Busan, Korea, Republic of
Duration: Sep 9 2012Sep 14 2012

Publication series

Name20th IMEKO World Congress 2012
Volume3

Other

Other20th IMEKO World Congress 2012
CountryKorea, Republic of
CityBusan
Period9/9/129/14/12

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Computer Science Applications
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering

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    Hayashi, T., Michihata, M., Takaya, Y., & Lee, K. F. (2012). Development of nano particle sizing system using fluorescence polarization. In 20th IMEKO World Congress 2012 (pp. 2137-2141). (20th IMEKO World Congress 2012; Vol. 3).