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Distributed scatter model for computing diffuse reflectance of light from turid biological media
Author(s): Sergio De Nicola
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Paper Abstract

We investigate whether a combination of steady-state diffusion theory with a distributed set of single scatter sources may describe the diffuse reflectance of light from tissue. We have compared the predictions of the single interaction model with the numerical results obtained by an exponentially weighted scatter source model and we have found a quite good agreement of the latter with Monte Carlo simulations over a wide range of the transport albedo.

Paper Details

Date Published: 18 December 1995
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 2626, Photon Propagation in Tissues, (18 December 1995); doi: 10.1117/12.228689
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Sergio De Nicola, Istituto di Cibernetica/CNR (Italy)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2626:
Photon Propagation in Tissues
Britton Chance; David T. Delpy; Gerhard J. Mueller, Editor(s)

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