We study light transport in turbid slabs by an angle-resolved transmission measurement technique. Monte Carlo results show two distinct slopes in attenuation curves, contributing to change from ballistic to diffuse regime with increasing slab thickness.
© 2008 Optical Society of America
(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(170.3660) Medical optics and biotechnology : Light propagation in tissues
(290.0290) Scattering : Scattering
(290.5820) Scattering : Scattering measurements
Y. Chen, J. Peter, W. Semmler, and R. B. Schulz, "On the Transition from Ballistic to Diffusive Transport in Highly Scattering Turbid Slabs as Observed in the Angular Spectrum: Monte Carlo Simulations," in Biomedical Optics, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper BSuE50.