Based on a simplified optical model of a coral and Monte Carlo simulations that employ the estimated optical properties of the media involded, we study the light environment in which the symbiotic algae are immersed.
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(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(170.3660) Medical optics and biotechnology : Light propagation in tissues
(290.0290) Scattering : Scattering
(290.1990) Scattering : Diffusion
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