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Biomedical Optics
Miami, Florida United States
April 28, 2012 - May 2, 2012
ISBN: 978-1-55752-942-8
Spectroscopy of Elastic Light Scattering II (BW3B)

The Mapping of Tissues Scattering Properties on the Poincaré Sphere

Igor Meglinski, Callum Macdonald, Anthony Karl, Han-Seung Yoon, and Michael Eccles  »View Author Affiliations


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By tracking the state of polarization on the Poincaré sphere the scattering of circular polarized light has been exploited to point out properties of biological tissues, including cancerous tissues.

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OCIS Codes
(260.2130) Physical optics : Ellipsometry and polarimetry
(290.5855) Scattering : Scattering, polarization
(170.6935) Medical optics and biotechnology : Tissue characterization

I. Meglinski, C. Macdonald, A. Karl, H. Yoon, and M. Eccles, "The Mapping of Tissues Scattering Properties on the Poincaré Sphere," in Biomedical Optics and 3-D Imaging, OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2012), paper BW3B.6.

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