Influence of Particle Size and Concentration on the Diffuse Backscattering of Polarized Light

Andreas H. Hielscher, Judith R. Mourant, Irving J. Bigio

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    Abstract

    In this study it is demonstrated that diffuse-backscattered polarized light from a turbid medium yields information about particle size, concentration, and the anisotropy factor g of the scatterer.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Title of host publicationBiomedical Optical Spectroscopy and Diagnostics, BOSD 1996
    PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
    Pages26-31
    Number of pages6
    ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
    StatePublished - 1996
    EventBiomedical Optical Spectroscopy and Diagnostics, BOSD 1996 - Orlando, United States
    Duration: Jan 1 1996Mar 18 1996

    Publication series

    NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers

    Conference

    ConferenceBiomedical Optical Spectroscopy and Diagnostics, BOSD 1996
    Country/TerritoryUnited States
    CityOrlando
    Period1/1/963/18/96

    Keywords

    • Light propagation in tissues
    • Multiple scattering
    • Polarization
    • Scattering by particles

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
    • Mechanics of Materials

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