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Analytical calculation of the radiance distribution inside and outside a layered sphere or cylinder generated by a point source
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Paper Abstract

We consider an anisotropically scattering layered cylinder or sphere illuminated by a point source. The scattered field generated by these bodies is calculated in terms of the appropriate mode decomposition of the radiance. This leads to mode-expansions for the radiance which are very similar to the mode expansions derived for the diffraction- scattering problems of classical mathematical physics.

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Date Published: 1 January 1998
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 3194, Photon Propagation in Tissues III, (1 January 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.301078
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Bernhard J. Hoenders, Univ. of Groningen (Netherlands)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3194:
Photon Propagation in Tissues III
David A. Benaron; Britton Chance; Marco Ferrari, Editor(s)

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