Tunable organic dye laser as an excitation source for atomic-flame fluorescence spectroscopy

M Bonner Denton, H. V. Malmstadt

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A laser-pumped tunable organic dye laser is shown to excite atomic-flame fluorescence of the 5535. 5-Å barium resonance line. Ultrasonic nebulization reduces light scattering, producing a straight-line analytical working curve suitable for quantitative analysis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)485-487
Number of pages3
JournalApplied Physics Letters
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - 1971
Externally publishedYes


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  • Physics and Astronomy (miscellaneous)

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