Monte Carlo simulations were performed to investigate the optical behavior of oblique-incidence probes used in fluorescence spectroscopy. Selective interrogation can be achieved and varied for a range of depths within 0.5 mm of the surface.
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(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(170.3660) Medical optics and biotechnology : Light propagation in tissues
(170.6280) Medical optics and biotechnology : Spectroscopy, fluorescence and luminescence
J. Pfefer, A. Agrawal, and R. Drezek, "Simulation of Oblique-Incidence Probe Geometries for Depth-Resolved Fluorescence Spectroscopy," in Diagnostic Optical Spectroscopy in Biomedicine III, A. Mycek, ed., Vol. 5862 of Proc. SPIE (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper ThB5.
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