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Flow Imaging Microscopy for Bovine Rumen Fluid – A New Way to Monitor Ecosystem Health
Using FlowCam to image MOO-ving particles? …you’re on the right tract! Corralling food through a cow’s digestive system is no small task, yet the …
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The Benefits of Light and Dark Pixel Thresholding
Thresholding is a method of image segmentation used in image processing to discern the boundaries of an object from its background. Semi-transparent …
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What is FlowCam?
People often ask us, "What is FlowCam?" and we answer with one of the following: a flow imaging microscope an imaging particle analyzer a …
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Achieve Your Flow Imaging Microscopy Goals with our FlowCam Analytical Lab Team
Our team of particle analysis experts is ready to help you achieve your particle analysis goals across a broad array of applications ranging from …
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What is Flow Imaging Microscopy?
Flow Imaging Microscopy is a fast and automated method to see highly-resolved digital images of microscopic particles in a flowing liquid. Using …
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Color vs. Black and White: How to Choose a FlowCam Camera
While most imaging particle analyzers are equipped with black and white (monochrome) cameras for image acquisition, FlowCam 8100 instruments offer a …
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Fiber Analysis with Flow Imaging Microscopy
Geometry can play a crucial role in the performance of fibers in different applications. Shape factors that influence performance include length …
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McCrone Associates Adds FlowCam to their Suite of Analytical Instruments
The analytical lab at McCrone Associates (Westmont, IL) specializes in materials characterization and identification of particle contaminants and …
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Optimizing Distance to Nearest Neighbor to Improve Particle Capture
Utilizing proper capture settings during image acquisition is crucial to obtaining accurate concentration and sizing data with FlowCam. Distance to …
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Purdue University Uses FlowCam Nano to Study Atmospheric Aerosols' Effect on Climate Change
The Alexander Laskin Research Group at Purdue University is a "multi-disciplinary experimental group with research interests in the areas of …
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5 Key Benefits of Automating Flow Imaging Microscopy
Particle analysis is a critical but often tedious task for researchers in analytical laboratories. Data collection is not only time-consuming but can …
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Obtaining Accurate Concentration Data with FlowCam
FlowCam 8000 series instruments provide count and concentration data for a wide variety of fluid samples. Relative counts can be compared reliably …
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