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An infrared illuminator for a healing bed
Author(s): Madhu A. Acharekar; Edward Crowley
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Paper Abstract

Bio-stimulation by a light is called the Light Therapy (LT) and an Infrared Illuminator (IRI) provides the human sleeping in a Healing Bed (HB) continuously a dose of the IR radiation. General specifications for the IRI given below and its data are discussed in the paper. (1) Use of 60" wide by 80" long queen size bed. (2) A LED providing 1.5 mw at 1550 nm is selected. (3) 60 LED are mounted in series and parallel on a chip and this chip is mounted on top of the HB.

Paper Details

Date Published: 26 May 2011
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 8025, Smart Biomedical and Physiological Sensor Technology VIII, 80250K (26 May 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.882113
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Madhu A. Acharekar, Sensors World, Inc. (United States)
Edward Crowley, Sensors World, Inc. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 8025:
Smart Biomedical and Physiological Sensor Technology VIII
Brian M. Cullum; Eric S. McLamore, Editor(s)

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