The equation of radiative transfer is employed for solving the inverse source problem of optical reporter probes in highly scattering tissue. Gradient-based and stochastic optimization methods minimize an error function and recover the probe distributions.
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(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(170.3010) Medical optics and biotechnology : Image reconstruction techniques
(170.3660) Medical optics and biotechnology : Light propagation in tissues
A. Klose, "The Inverse Source Problem of the Equation of Radiative Transfer in Fluorescence and Bioluminescence Tomography," in Frontiers in Optics, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper FWV1.
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