This work was supported by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft and the Fonds der Chemischen Industrie.
Photosignal II as an Indicator for Damage to Forests - EPR Spectroscopic Investigation of Spruce Needles†
Article first published online: 22 DEC 2003
Copyright © 1985 by VCH Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, Germany
Angewandte Chemie International Edition in English
Volume 24, Issue 5, pages 425–426, May 1985
How to Cite
Stegmann, H. B., Ruff, H. J. and Scheffler, K. (1985), Photosignal II as an Indicator for Damage to Forests - EPR Spectroscopic Investigation of Spruce Needles. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. Engl., 24: 425–426. doi: 10.1002/anie.198504251
- Issue published online: 22 DEC 2003
- Article first published online: 22 DEC 2003
- Manuscript Revised: 1 MAR 1985
- Manuscript Received: 21 DEC 1984
Following the exposure of spruce needles to SO2 and NOx, it is possible to detect changes in the electron transport chain of the photosynthetic apparatus by EPR spectroscopy and to clearly distinguish between the needles of healthy and of damaged trees.