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Chips and Tips: Superior data presentation of poor quality microfluidics images

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Holmes, R and Goddard, NJ (2007) Chips and Tips: Superior data presentation of poor quality microfluidics images. Royal Society of Chemistry, 2 pp [Internet publication]

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Abstract

A number of journals (including Lab on a Chip - Ed) provide space to upload image and movie data alongside publications on the web. However, the print publication must also contain sufficient illustrations to facilitate the understanding of the content without reference to such files. This tip demonstrates the use of a low cost image analysis system which may be used to facilitate data presentation of poor quality video images for use in paper-based publications. This is especially important in the field of miniaturisation and microfluidics, where video data is often the most convenient format (sometimes the only format) in which to record results.

Item Type:Internet publication
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Computing & Engineering
Faculty of Computing & Engineering > School of Engineering
Research Institutes and Groups:Engineering Research Institute > Nanotechnology & Integrated BioEngineering Centre (NIBEC)
ID Code:934
Deposited By:Dr Richard Holmes
Deposited On:23 Nov 2009 13:49
Last Modified:18 Aug 2011 11:46

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