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Journal of Biomedical Optics • Open Access

Terahertz sources
Author(s): Pavel Shumyatsky; Robert R. Alfano

Paper Abstract

We present an overview and history of terahertz (THz) sources for readers of the biomedical and optical community for applications in physics, biology, chemistry, medicine, imaging, and spectroscopy. THz low-frequency vibrational modes are involved in many biological, chemical, and solid state physical processes.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 March 2011
PDF: 10 pages
J. Biomed. Opt. 16(3) 033001 doi: 10.1117/1.3554742
Published in: Journal of Biomedical Optics Volume 16, Issue 3
Show Author Affiliations
Pavel Shumyatsky, The City College of New York (United States)
Robert R. Alfano, The City College of New York (United States)


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