The polyphasic chlorophyll a fluorescence rise measured under high intensity of exciting light.

  title={The polyphasic chlorophyll a fluorescence rise measured under high intensity of exciting light.},
  author={Du{\vs}an Laz{\'a}r},
  journal={Functional plant biology : FPB},
  volume={33 1},
  • D. Lazár
  • Published 27 January 2006
  • Biology
  • Functional plant biology : FPB
Chlorophyll a fluorescence rise caused by illumination of photosynthetic samples by high intensity of exciting light, the O-J-I-P (O-I1-I2-P) transient, is reviewed here. First, basic information about chlorophyll a fluorescence is given, followed by a description of instrumental set-ups, nomenclature of the transient, and samples used for the measurements. The review mainly focuses on the explanation of particular steps of the transient based on experimental and theoretical results, published… 

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