Spectral shifting of UV-A wavelengths to blue light for enhancing growth rate of cyanobacteria

@article{Amrei2013SpectralSO,
  title={Spectral shifting of UV-A wavelengths to blue light for enhancing growth rate of cyanobacteria},
  author={Hossein Delavari Amrei and Bahram Nasernejad and Reza Ranjbar and Sorosh Rastegar},
  journal={Journal of Applied Phycology},
  year={2013},
  volume={26},
  pages={1493-1500}
}
This study investigates the modification of UV-A radiation for enhancing the growth rate of Synechococcus species in a simulated photobioreactor made of UV-stabilized polycarbonate (PC) plates. Uvitex OB as was dissolved in a poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA)-based resin and the mixture was applied as a coating to shift the UV-A radiation to photosynthetically active radiation (PAR). The feasibility of applying the Uvitex OB in a PMMA-based resin, which was used as fluorescent layer to shift UV… CONTINUE READING

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