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Journal of Analytical Methods in Chemistry
Volume 2016, Article ID 1839598, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/1839598
Research Article

Rapid Quantitative Analysis of Forest Biomass Using Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy and Partial Least Squares Regression

1Forest Products Development Center, School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences, Auburn University, 520 Devall Drive, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
2Center for Bioenergy and Bioproducts, Department of Biosystems Engineering, Auburn University, 350 Mell Street, Auburn, AL 36849, USA
3Forest Health Dynamics Laboratory, School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences, Auburn University, 602 Duncan Drive, Auburn, AL 36849, USA

Received 17 June 2016; Revised 2 September 2016; Accepted 18 September 2016

Academic Editor: Christos Kontoyannis

Copyright © 2016 Gifty E. Acquah et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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