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Frequency- and time-domain modelling of light transport in random media
Author(s): Johannes-Maria Kaltenbach
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Paper Abstract

Light propagation in random media can be described under rather general assumptions by a one-speed linear transport equation (BoLTzmANN-Equation)I,2. A general solution of this equation, in particular for the time-dependent case, has not been obtained yet. Various ap- proximation to this equation have been used in the past to treat the problem of light transport in turbid media for various geometries. Both time- and frequency-domain solutions for infinite media'--4, slab3,5 and cylindrical5,6 geometries have been reported.

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Date Published: 5 August 1993
PDF: 22 pages
Proc. SPIE 10311, Medical Optical Tomography: Functional Imaging and Monitoring, 1031106 (5 August 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.2283751
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Johannes-Maria Kaltenbach, Carl Zeiss AG (Germany)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 10311:
Medical Optical Tomography: Functional Imaging and Monitoring
Gerhard J. Mueller, Editor(s)

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