Biophoton imaging around and between plant parts: Are "auras" real?

Katherine Creath, Gary E. Schwartz

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Abstract

Long-exposure images of plant parts in total darkness using a highly-sensitive, lownoise, cooled CCD imaging array reveal halo-like patterns of metabolically-related biophoton emission around and between plant parts that falls off with distance.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557527970, 9781557527974
StatePublished - Jan 1 2005
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005 - Tucson, AZ, United States
Duration: Oct 16 2005Oct 21 2005

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005
CountryUnited States
CityTucson, AZ
Period10/16/0510/21/05

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Creath, K., & Schwartz, G. E. (2005). Biophoton imaging around and between plant parts: Are "auras" real? In Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2005 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.