The light propagation in the head model with low-scattering CSF layer is analysed by the FEM. The error is less than 8 % when transport scattering coefficient of the CSF is greater than 0.2 mm-1
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(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(170.5280) Medical optics and biotechnology : Photon migration
(300.0300) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy
(300.6340) Spectroscopy : Spectroscopy, infrared
T. Koyama, A. Iwasaki, Y. Ogoshi, and E. Okada, "Practical approach of light propagation analysis in the adult head model by finite element method," in Biomedical Topical Meeting, OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper WF14.