Accession Number : AD0778669

Title :   Development of a System for Identification of Bacteria Based on Microcolony Heat Emission and Infrared Radiation.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIV PROVO UTAH DEPT OF MICROBIOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Wright,Donald N.

Report Date : 29 APR 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : An infrared photomicrographic technique useful in providing differentiation among 10 different closely related bacterial pathogens is described. The theoretical considerations resulting in the construction of an infrared iso-adiabatic calorimeter are presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Bacteria, *Infrared radiation, *Photomicrography, *Calorimetry, Identification, Heat transfer

Subject Categories : Microbiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE