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Month: October 2015

Photosynthesis Modelling Researcher Awarded 2015 Prime Minister’s Prize for Science

Photosynthesis Modelling Researcher Awarded 2015 Prime Minister’s Prize for Science

Professor Graham Farquhar, Australian National University, was awarded the Prime Minister’s Prize for Science for his work on better understanding photosynthesis. His research has led to the creation of more water-efficient crops, and his models of plant biophysics have enhanced the understanding of plant cells. Click here to see the full article and video interview regarding the award.

Look Ma, No Wires! Wireless connectivity and the LI-6400XT

Look Ma, No Wires! Wireless connectivity and the LI-6400XT

The LI-6400XT Portable Photosynthesis System is a versatile instrument with a wide variety of features.  These features include several fun leaf chambers, light sources, outstanding IRGAs, wired network connectivity, and a generally pleasant personality to help you acquire your scientific data.  However, there are occasionally features that we’re asked for that we haven’t yet been able to include.  One such feature is wireless network connectivity.  Although not included with a LI-6400XT, it is possible to easily add this feature yourself. …

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