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  • Vol. 17, Iss. 7 — Jul. 1, 2000
  • pp: 1284–1287

Experimental determination of the boundary condition for diffuse photons in a homogeneous turbid medium

David L. Everitt, Tuo Zhu, H.-M. Zhu, and X. D. Zhu  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA A, Vol. 17, Issue 7, pp. 1284-1287 (2000)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAA.17.001284


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Abstract

We present a simple experimental method that permits an empirical determination of the effective boundary condition and the extrapolated end point for the diffuse photon density in a homogeneous turbid medium.

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OCIS Codes
(170.6960) Medical optics and biotechnology : Tomography
(170.7050) Medical optics and biotechnology : Turbid media
(290.7050) Scattering : Turbid media

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David L. Everitt, Tuo Zhu, H.-M. Zhu, and X. D. Zhu, "Experimental determination of the boundary condition for diffuse photons in a homogeneous turbid medium," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 17, 1284-1287 (2000)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josaa/abstract.cfm?URI=josaa-17-7-1284


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