Infrared and Raman Spectroscopy of Biological Materials facilitates a comprehensive and through understanding of the latest developments in vibrational spectroscopy. It contains explains key breakthroughs in the methodologies and techniques for infrared, near-infrared, and Raman spectroscopy. Topics include qualitative and quantitative analysis, biomedical applications, vibrational studies of enzymatic catalysis, and chemometrics.
Table of Contents
Historical survey of infrared and Raman spectroscopy of biological materials; biological applications of vibrational optical activity; vibrational circular dichroism of peptides and proteins - survey of techniques, qualitative and quantitative analysis, and applications; biomedical applications of infrared microspectroscopy; biophysical infrared modulation spectroscopy; biological applications of time-resolved step-scan infrared spectroscopy; FT-infrared and FT-Raman spectroscopy; vibrational studies of enzymatic catalysis; infrared and Raman spectroscopy and chemometrics of biological materials.
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