Reviews in Fluorescence 2005

  • Chris D. Geddes
  • Joseph R. Lakowicz

Part of the Reviews in Fluorescence book series (RFLU, volume 2005)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiii
  2. P. M. Shankar, Raj M. Mutharasan
    Pages 63-75
  3. Wolfgang Becker, Axel Bergmann
    Pages 77-108
  4. Teresa Kral, Aleš Benda, Martin Hof, Marek Langner
    Pages 109-124
  5. B. A. DeGraff, J. N. Demas
    Pages 125-151
  6. Herbert Schneckenburger, Michael Wagner
    Pages 153-168
  7. H. Raghuraman, Devaki A. Kelkar, Amitabha Chattopadhyay
    Pages 199-222
  8. Trevor A. Smith, Michelle L. Gee, Colin A. Scholes
    Pages 245-270
  9. Rodrigo F. M. de Almeida, Luís M. S. Loura, Manuel Prieto
    Pages 271-323
  10. Peter T. C. So, Timothy Ragan, Karsten Bahlmann, Hayden Huang, Ki Hean Kim, Hyuk-Sang Kown et al.
    Pages 325-347
  11. Richard Thompson
    Pages 349-361
  12. Ramachandram Badugu, Joseph R. Lakowicz, Chris D. Geddes
    Pages 363-397
  13. Jeff G. Reifernberger, Pinghau Ge, Paul R. Selvin
    Pages 399-431
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 433-440

About this book


Reviews in Fluorescence 2005, the second volume of a new book serial from Springer, serves as a comprehensive collection of current trends and emerging hot topics in the field of fluorescence.

It summarizes the year’s progress in fluorescence, with authoritative analytical reviews specialized enough to be attractive to professional researchers, yet also appealing to the wider audience of scientists in related disciplines of fluorescence.

Reviews in Fluorescence offers an essential reference material for any lab working in the fluorescence field. All academics, bench scientists, and industry professionals wishing to take advantage of the latest and greatest in the continuously emerging field of fluorescence will find it an invaluable resource.

Key features:

Comprehensive coverage of the year's hottest topics

Chapters authored by known leading figures in the fluorescence field

Accessible utility in a single volume reference

New volume publishes annually

Each Reviews in Fluorescence volume will be citable (ISI) and indexed

Reviews in Fluorescence 2005 topics include:

RNA folding and RNA-protein binding analyzed using fluorescence

Progress in Lanthanides as luminescent probes

The combined use of fluorescence spectroscopy and X-Ray crystallography to elucidating structure and dynamics of proteins

Tapered fibers for cell studies

Fluorescence-based ophthalmic glucose monitoring for diabetics

High-throughput tissue image cytometry

DNA condensation using FCS

Multidimensional TCSPC

About the Editors:

Chris D. Geddes is Associate Professor, Director of the Institute of Fluorescence and Associate Director of the Center for Fluorescence Spectroscopy at the University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, Medical Biotechnology Center, Baltimore. He has a B.Sc. from Lancaster University, UK and a Ph.D. in physical chemistry (fluorescence spectroscopy) from the University of Wales Swansea, UK. He is the Editor-in-chief of the Journal of Fluorescence, Who's Who in Fluorescence, and Reviews in Fluorescence as well as Executive Director of the Society of Fluorescence. Dr Geddes has published 100 scientific articles, papers, review articles and book chapters on the principles and applications of fluorescence.

Joseph R. Lakowicz is Professor of Biochemistry at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore and Director of the Center for Fluorescence Spectroscopy. Dr. Lakowicz has published over 400 scientific articles, has edited numerous books, holds 16 issued patents, and is the sole author of the widely used text, Principles of Fluorescence Spectroscopy, published by Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, now in its 2nd Edition.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Chris D. Geddes
    • 1
  • Joseph R. Lakowicz
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Fluorescence and Center for Fluorescence SpectroscopyUniversity of Maryland Biotechnology InstituteBaltimore
  2. 2.Center for Fluorescence SpectroscopyUniversity of Maryland School of MedicineBaltimore

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