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What does PLM stand for?

PLM stands for Polarized Light Microscopy

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If polarized light microscopy is included, it can be used as a tool to identify plant material on the basis of the Maltese cross evident in amyloplasts when viewed with crossed polars and the birefringence exhibited by cellulosic fibers (for complete instructions for a lab on polarized light microscopy, see McMahon, 2004).
While x-ray diffraction is a useful tool in mineral identification, polarized light microscopy is the primary technique used by trained geologists in mineral identification.
The researchers examined starch properties using differential scanning calorimetry, X-ray diffractometry, polarized light microscopy and other instrumental techniques.