Basing on Monte Carlo-simulated OCT signals from plain blood samples of various thicknesses the distributions of contributing photons over scattering orders were analyzed. Contributions of least- and multiple scattering, diffusive and non-diffusive fractions were estimated.
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(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(170.4500) Medical optics and biotechnology : Optical coherence tomography
(290.0290) Scattering : Scattering
(290.4210) Scattering : Multiple scattering
M. Y. Kirillin, A. V. Priezzhev, and R. Myllylä, "Analysis of Different Scattering Orders Contribution to the OCT Signal From Blood by Means of Monte Carlo Simulations," in Optical Coherence Tomography and Coherence Techniques II, W. Drexler, ed., Vol. 5861 of Proc. SPIE (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper TuH27.
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