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Table 1 Material, treatment, scanner and scanning parameters for each scan performed

From: Non-destructive determination of floral staging in cereals using X-ray micro computed tomography (µCT)

Material Treatment Scanner kV μA μm P ms T Bin Av/Sk Type
Arabidopsis bud N/A Nanotom 45 180 2.25 1200 250 15 2 × 2 3 × 0 Fast
Arabidopsis inflorescence 1% Lugols solution/5 mM bismuth/water Nanotom 45 180 2.25 1200 250 15 2 × 2 3 × 0 Fast
Barley spike 5 mM bismuth/water Nanotom 100 100 3.65 1200 500 24 1 × 1 1/0 Fast
Barley whole plant N/A V|tome|x M 60 250 30 2398 200 24 1 × 1 1/0 Fast/multi
  1. kV = X-ray source energy (kV); µA = X-ray source current (µA); P = Number of projection images; ms = detector timing (ms); T = total scan time (mins); Bin = Detector pixel binning; Av/Sk = Number of projection image averaging and skip; Type = Scans were made in FAST mode where the sample is subject to continuous rotation during projection image acquisition