Estimating photosynthetic electron transport via chlorophyll fluorometry without Photosystem II light saturation

@article{Earl2004EstimatingPE,
  title={Estimating photosynthetic electron transport via chlorophyll fluorometry without Photosystem II light saturation},
  author={H. Earl and S. Ennahli},
  journal={Photosynthesis Research},
  year={2004},
  volume={82},
  pages={177-186}
}
Estimates of thylakoid electron transport rates (Je) from chlorophyll fluorometry are often used in combination with leaf gas exchange measurements to provide detailed information about photosynthetic activity of leaves in situ. Estimating Je requires accurate determination of the quantum efficiency of Photosystem II (ΦP), which in turn requires momentary light saturation of the Photosystem II light harvesting complex to induce the maximum fluorescence signal (FM′). In practice, full saturation… Expand
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