Accession Number : AD0661108

Title :   MICROSCOPIC METHODS FOR DETERMINING CROSS-SECTIONAL CELL DIMENSIONS.

Descriptive Note : Research paper,

Corporate Author : FOREST PRODUCTS LAB MADISON WIS

Personal Author(s) : Smith,Diana M.

Report Date : OCT 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : Microscopic techniques for determining cross-sectional cell dimentions are reviewed, with the emphasis on their relative accuracy and efficiency when applied to large-scale studies. The possibility of estimating cell wall thickness from specific gravity determinations is also considered. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MICROSCOPY, *WOOD), (*CELL STRUCTURE, MEASUREMENT), IDENTIFICATION, THICKNESS, ACCURACY, MICROMETERS, CELL WALL, PHOTOMICROGRAPHY

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology
      Wood, Paper and Related Forestry Products
      Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE