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Ultraviolet Application Notes

UVP's products can be used in many different applications. Application Bulletins describe specific uses for some of UVP's products (list in alphabetical order by industry). The Application Bulletins are provided in a PDF format. For applications not shown here, contact UVP's offices.


Sterile Release Program AB-204

Sulfa On-Site Test AB-202

Testing for Sulfa Residues AB-207

helps monitor transgenic plants
(as printedi in BioPhotonics News,
Mar. 2000)

Art Inspection/Restoration/Theater

Be Smart When Dealing with
Art: Ultraviolet Light Inspection

Art Inspection/Oil Painting Restoration

Tricks of the Repair and Restoration
Trade, Now You See It, Now You Don't
Use of Ultraviolet in Rug Repair. Article
published in Rug News Magazine

Detecting Marred Porcelain
with Blacklight AB-212

Inspection of Works of Art AB-213

Mural Illumination
with Blacklight AB-215

Theater Lighting AB-216

Ultraviolet Light in
Glass Applications AB-217


Use of Ultraviolet Light in
Identification of Air/Tin
Side of Glass

Use of UV in
Windshield Repair AB-124

Leak Detection
in Automotive Applications A-102

Criminology, Fraud

Use of Ultraviolet Light in
Arson Detection AB-107

Fraud Detection,
Older US Currency AB-127

Fraud Detection and
Signature Verification AB-128

Ultraviolet Light in
Criminology Investigation AB-130


Radiation Curing
with Ultraviolet Light AN-1172

UV Curing Adhesives A-103


Detection of Oil and
Grease Contamination

and/or Leakage AB-211

EPROM Erasure

Using UV for
EPROM Erasure A-108

Gem/Mineral Fluorescence

Photographing Fluorescent Minerals
with Mineralight and Blak-Ray
Lamps AB-120

Use of UV in
Scheelite Prospecting AB-132

Mineral Collecting AB-218

Home Use

Use of UV in Showing Effectiveness
of Water Softeners

Inspection/Manufacturing/Quality Control

Use of Ultraviolet Light for
Rodent Control AB-108

Determining EPROM Erasure and
Sterilization Times

Use of Ultraviolet Light in
Polyester Identification AB-104

Fluorescent Liquid Penetrant and
Magnetic Particle Methods of
Non-Destructive Testing A-101

Semiconductor Wafer Inspection A-113

Blak-Ray Fluorescent Inks
for inspection applications.
Chart shows ordering information and specifications. AB-106

Positive Color Matching A-110

Laundry Identification
and Sorting AB-214

Laboratory Research/Biotechnology

Gel Electrophoresis Photography AB-1000-02

Analysis ofMidrange Ultraviolet
Tubes Used in Transilluminators for
Visualization of Stained DNA

Bacterial Destruction Chart AB-115

Uses in the Laboratory AB-114

DNA/RNA Crosslinking
to Nylon Membranes AB-209

Hybridization Ovens
for the Laboratory AB-125

Staining Protocols AB-221

Thin Layer Chromatography AB-206

Ultraviolet Shadowing of Nucleic Acids on Acrilyamide and Agrarose Gels AB-116

Laboratory Applications
for Ultraviolet Equipment AB-131

Using the UV/Blue (Visi-Blue™)
Converter Plate AB-220

Protection of DNA During Preparative
Agarose Gel Electrophoresis Against
Damage Induced by Ultraviolet Light

article as published in BioTechniques 21:898-903 (November 1996)

GFP Helps Monitor Transgenic Plants
(as printed in BioPhotonics News,
Mar. 2000)


Use of Ultraviolet Light in
Identifying Blood Donors AB-118

Use of Ultraviolet in Identifying
Eye Injuries AB-117

Ringworm Detection on Cats and Dogs

UV Lamps for use in Lice Control

Light Sources Applications

of Spectral Lines in Mercury Pencil Lamps
(as printed in Applied Optics Jan. 1996)

of Spectral Lines in Mercury Pencil Lamps
(as printed in Applied Optics Jan 1996)

Noise Factors in Pen-Ray Lamps AB-302

Interaction of Pen-Ray Lamps and
Power Supplies

Pen-Ray Rare Gas Lamp Spectra

Ozone Cleaning

UV Ozone Cleaning of Precision Crystal Resonators AB-1008

UV Ozone Cleaning of Quartz Crystals and Metal Surfaces AB-129

Radiometry/UV Light Measurement

Determining Occupational Exposure
to UV Radiation

Guide to Optical Radiation Measurements AN-1167

Solarization Bulletin A-112

Measuring Black Light Intensity T-001


Use of Fluorescing Inks and UV Light in Readmission/Beverage Control for
Amusement Parks and Night Clubs

Blak-Ray Fluorescent Inks
for readmission, printing applications.
Chart shows ordering information and specifications. AB-106

Sanitation, Sterilization

Use of Ultraviolet Light for
Rodent Control AB-108

AutoAnalysis Coliform Testing AB-205

Aflatoxin Detection Using Blak-Ray
Ultraviolet Lamps A-302

Use of Ultraviolet Light in
E-Coli Water Testing AB-103

Milkstone Detection

Bacterial Destruction Chart AB-115

Determining EPROM Erasure and
Sterilization Times


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