In situ Ultratrace Gas Detection by Photothermal Spectroscopy: An Overview

  • Nabil M. Amer
Part of the Springer Series in Optical Sciences book series (SSOS, volume 39)


Two photothermal detection schemes, photoacoustic and photothermal deflection, are reviewed in the context of in situ ultrance detection of atomspheric constituents.


Detection Scheme Probe Beam Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory Laser Probe Beam Photoacoustic Detection 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nabil M. Amer
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  1. 1.Applied Physics and Laser Spectroscopy Group, Lawrence Berkeley LaboratoryUniversity of CaliforniaBerkeleyUSA

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