Acta Scientific Agriculture (ASAG)(ISSN: 2581-365X)

Review Article Volume 4 Issue 10

Laser Induced Fluorescence Spectrum of “Sweet Shrub” Stevia

LK Rajkhowa1*, R Mahanta2, A Hazarika1, J Saikia3 and GD Baruah1

1Center for Laser and Optical Science, New Uchamati, India
2Department of Physics, Dibru College, Dibrugarh, India
3Department of Physics, Jaganath Baruah College, Jorhat, India

*Corresponding Author: LK Rajkhowa, Center for Laser and Optical Science, New Uchamati, India.

Received: August 24, 2020; Published: September 30, 2020

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Abstract

  Laser Induced Fluorescence spectrum of acetone extract of stevia has been excited with the help of a blue diode laser (415 nm, 10 mW) and recorded on a mini spectrometer. The spectrum exhibits three prominent bands at 444, 474 and 503 nm along with the well known chlorophyll bands at 685 nm and 730 nm.

Keywords: Stevia; LIF

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Citation

Citation: LK Rajkhowa., et al. “Laser Induced Fluorescence Spectrum of “Sweet Shrub” Stevia". Acta Scientific Agriculture 4.10 (2020): 49-51.




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