How Flow Cytometers Work

  1. Howard M. Shapiro

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471722731.ch4

Practical Flow Cytometry

Practical Flow Cytometry

How to Cite

Shapiro, H. M. (2003) How Flow Cytometers Work, in Practical Flow Cytometry, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471722731.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 30 JUN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471411253

Online ISBN: 9780471722731

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Keywords:

  • photometry;
  • Avogadro's number;
  • Rayleigh scattering;
  • Brewster's angle

Summary

This chapter includes the following topics:

  • Light and Matter

  • Optical Systems

  • Light Sources

  • Light Collection

  • Detectors

  • Flow Systems

  • Electronic Measurements

  • Analog Signal Processing

  • Digital Signal Processing

  • Performance: Precision, Sensitivity, and Accuracy