PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 3601
BIOS '99 INTERNATIONAL BIOMEDICAL OPTICS SYMPOSIUM | 23-29 JANUARY 1999
Laser-Tissue Interaction X: Photochemical, Photothermal, and Photomechanical
BIOS '99 INTERNATIONAL BIOMEDICAL OPTICS SYMPOSIUM
23-29 January 1999
San Jose, CA, United States
Ophthalmic Effects of Ultrashort Pulses
Proc. SPIE 3601, Retinal damage mechanisms and safety for ultrashort laser exposure, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.349987
Proc. SPIE 3601, Methods of achieving three-dimensional reconstruction of tissue at the ultrastructural level demonstrating the distribution of melanosomes within retinal pigment epithelium, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.349998
Proc. SPIE 3601, Multiple pulse thresholds in live eyes for ultrashort laser pulses in the near infrared, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350009
Proc. SPIE 3601, Cavitation thresholds in the rabbit retinal pigmented epithelium, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350019
Proc. SPIE 3601, Histopathology of ultrashort pulsed laser retinal damage: changing retinal pathology with variation in spot size for near-infrared laser lesions, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350027
Proc. SPIE 3601, Comparison of retinal damage thresholds of laser pulses in the macula/paramacula regions of the live eye, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350036
Proc. SPIE 3601, Modeling of pressure generation by lasers in melanosomes: how to avoid stress confinement and blow up a melanosome, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350044
Proc. SPIE 3601, Determination of single-pulse exposure threshold (ED50) for cornea for 1400- to 2000-nm lasers, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350045
Immunologic Responses to Thermal and PDT Effects
Proc. SPIE 3601, Antitumor immune reaction elicited by photodynamic therapy, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.349988
Proc. SPIE 3601, Photothermal and immunological reactions against metastatic tumors using laser photosensitizer immunoadjuvant, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.349989
Proc. SPIE 3601, Photodynamic therapy and immune response in tumor-bearing mice, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.349990
Photochemical and Photo-Oxidative Mechanisms
Proc. SPIE 3601, Ultraviolet light attenuates vasospasm development: low-intensity 325-nm illumination in animal model, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.349991
Proc. SPIE 3601, Intracellular photochemical reactions in the RPE cell exhibit a wavelength dependence that resembles the action spectrum of melanin, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.349992
Proc. SPIE 3601, Photodynamic processes of cholesteryl oleate accumulated on the arterial wall using IR free electron lasers, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.349993
Proc. SPIE 3601, Photodynamic treatment of the RIF-1 tumor with verteporfin with online monitoring of tissue oxygen using electron paramagnetic resonance oximetry, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.349994
Photothermal Interactions
Proc. SPIE 3601, Effect of wavelength on threshold and kinetics of tissue denaturation under laser radiation, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.349995
Proc. SPIE 3601, Comparison of cooling criteria with a cryogen spray and water/air spray, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.349996
Proc. SPIE 3601, Numerical simulations of a diode laser BPH treatment system, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.349997
Proc. SPIE 3601, Thermal imaging of laser-tissue interaction using color Schlieren techniques quantified by ray-tracing simulation, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.349999
Proc. SPIE 3601, Interaction of radiation with microparticles for enhancement of drug delivery in tumors, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350000
Photomechanical Interactions
Proc. SPIE 3601, Self-consistent evolution of tissue damage under stress wave propagation, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350001
Proc. SPIE 3601, Tensile stress generation by optical breakdown in tissue: experimental investigations and numerical simulations, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350002
Proc. SPIE 3601, Modeling optically generated focused stress waves, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350003
Proc. SPIE 3601, Two-dimensional Rayleigh model of vapor bubble evolution, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350004
Optoacoustic Diagnostics and Therapy
Proc. SPIE 3601, Sound and light in turbid media, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350005
Proc. SPIE 3601, Two-dimensional recording of optoacoustic waves, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350006
Proc. SPIE 3601, Two-dimensional optoacoustic tomography: transducer array and image reconstruction algorithm, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350007
Proc. SPIE 3601, Real-time optoacoustic monitoring of temperature in tissues, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350008
Proc. SPIE 3601, Photoacoustic imaging of gelatin phantoms using matched-field processing, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350010
Proc. SPIE 3601, Imaging of layered structures in biological tissues with optoacoustic front surface transducer, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350011
Proc. SPIE 3601, Laser-induced stress-wave propagation in the eye, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350012
Proc. SPIE 3601, Photoacoustic imaging of buried objects using an all-optical detection scheme, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350013
Proc. SPIE 3601, Optoacoustic measurements of water, bone, and cartilage with an infrared OPO, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350014
Optical Dosimetry and Monitoring of Therapy
Proc. SPIE 3601, Three-dimensional Monte Carlo modeling of laser-tissue interaction, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350015
Proc. SPIE 3601, Simulation of skin near-infrared reflectance spectrum, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350016
Proc. SPIE 3601, Temperature monitoring by infrared radiation measurements during ArF excimer laser ablation with cornea, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350017
Proc. SPIE 3601, Inverse method analysis in optothermal skin measurements, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350018
Laser Ablation
Proc. SPIE 3601, Tissue ablation with the free-electron laser: contributions of wavelength and pulse structure, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350020
Proc. SPIE 3601, Selective photothermal ablation of tissue with a fiber-delivered Er:YAG laser, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350021
Proc. SPIE 3601, Chemical decomposition of urinary stones during holmium-laser lithotripsy: II. Evidence for photothermal breakdown, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350022
Proc. SPIE 3601, Chemical decomposition of urinary stones during holmium-laser lithotripsy: I. Lack of a photomechanical effect, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350023
Proc. SPIE 3601, Optimum Ho:YAG laser irradiation condition on percutaneous laser disk decompression (PLDD): in-vitro quantitive evaluation of influence on disk cells using three-dimensional cell culture system, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350024
Proc. SPIE 3601, Acoustic online monitoring of IR laser ablation of burnt skin, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350025
Laser-Tissue Interaction
Proc. SPIE 3601, Microheater as an alternative to lasers for in-vitro fertilization applications, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350026
Proc. SPIE 3601, Corneal ablation with short-pulse mid-IR laser radiation, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350028
Proc. SPIE 3601, Modeling of stress generation induced by laser ablation, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350029
Proc. SPIE 3601, Temperature distributions in Nd:YAG (lambda=1.32 um) laser-irradiated cartilage grafts accompanied by cryogen spray cooling, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350030
Basic Investigations
Proc. SPIE 3601, Appropriate radiometric quantities in laser dosimetry, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350031
Proc. SPIE 3601, Optical dosimetry in photodynamic therapy of human uterus and brain, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350032
Proc. SPIE 3601, Light dosimetry technique for endoscopic PDT using microlens optical fiber, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350033
Proc. SPIE 3601, Dosimetry for laser treatment of port-wine stains, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350034
Simulation, Monitoring, and Clinical Applications
Proc. SPIE 3601, Simulation of light scattering in biological tissues: the coherent component, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350035
Proc. SPIE 3601, Investigations to monitor laser-induced thermotherapy (LITT) of breast tumors with photon density waves (PDW), 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350037
Proc. SPIE 3601, Time-resolved reflectance spectroscopy in tissues, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350038
Proc. SPIE 3601, Dosimetry of laser radiation for immersed skin, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350039
Photochemical and Photo-Oxidative Mechanisms
Proc. SPIE 3601, Laser-induced cartilage damage: an ex-vivo model using confocal microscopy, 0000 (14 June 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.350040