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An Introduction to Biomedical Optics

1st Edition

By Robert Splinter, Brett A. Hooper

CRC Press

632 pages

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Description

Many universities now offer a course in biomedical optics, but lack a textbook specifically addressing the topic. Intended to fill this gap, An Introduction to Biomedical Optics is the first comprehensive, introductory text describing both diagnostic and therapeutic optical methods in medicine. It provides the fundamental background needed for grad

Table of Contents

Introduction to the Use of Light for Diagnostic and Therapeutic Modalities. Review of Optical Principles: Fundamental Electromagnetic Theory and Description of Light Sources. Review of Optical Principles: Classical Optics. Review of Optical Interaction Properties. Light-Tissue Interaction Variables. Light-Tissue Interaction Theory. Numerical and Deterministic Methods in Light-Tissue Interaction Theory. Light-Tissue Interaction Mechanisms and Applications: Photophysical. Light-Tissue Interaction Mechanisms and Applications: Photochemical. Light-Tissue Interaction Mechanisms and Applications: Photobiological. Therapeutic Applications of Light: Photophysical. Therapeutic Applications of Light: Photochemical. Therapeutic Applications of Light: Photobiological. Diagnostic Methods Using Light: Photophysical. Diagnostic Methods Using Light: Photochemical. Diagnostic Methods Using Light: Photobiological.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED009000
MEDICAL / Biotechnology
SCI055000
SCIENCE / Physics
TEC019000
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Lasers & Photonics