DLS: Brookhaven Instrument Nanobrook Omni ()
Dynamic Light Scattering (also known as Photon Correlation Spectroscopy or Quasi-Elastic Light Scattering) is a technique to determine the size distribution profile of small particles in suspension or polymers in solution. It can also be used to probe the behavior of complex fluids such as concentrated polymer solutions. The NanoBrook Omni particle size and zeta potential analyzer enables fast, routine, sub-micron measurements of size and zeta potential. The instrument also includes Phase Analysis Light Scattering (PALS) measurements for samples with low mobilities.
Capabilities and Specifications
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Sizing of the QD nanoparticles was achieved by using the SMF Brookhaven 90 plus Dynamic Light Scattering (DLS) nanosizer. Source: Y. Xing, et al., Biochem. & Biophys. Res. Com. 372 (2008)
Lab Facility, Location, and Badger Information
Training and Maintenance
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