PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 4257
BIOS 2001 THE INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON BIOMEDICAL OPTICS | 20-26 JANUARY 2001
Laser-Tissue Interaction XII: Photochemical, Photothermal, and Photomechanical
BIOS 2001 THE INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON BIOMEDICAL OPTICS
20-26 January 2001
San Jose, CA, United States
PDT and Immunotherapy
Proc. SPIE 4257, Immunoadjuvants in treatment of metastatic breast tumors using selective laser photothermal interaction, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434696
Proc. SPIE 4257, Augmentation of tumor immunity with ENHANZYN adjuvant following verteporfin PDT: photodynamic vaccination (PDV), 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434705
Proc. SPIE 4257, Relevance of PDT-induced inflammatory response for the outcome of photodynamic therapy, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434715
Proc. SPIE 4257, Photodynamic therapy (PDT) treatment enhances tumor cell antigenicity, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434725
PDT
Proc. SPIE 4257, Photo-pharmaceutical therapy: features and prospects, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434738
Proc. SPIE 4257, Characterization of optical and thermal distributions from an intracranial balloon applicator for photodynamic therapy, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434743
Proc. SPIE 4257, Clinical study assessing the photosensitizer accumulation and light penetration for esophageal cancer prior to treatment by PDT, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434744
Photochemical Interactions
Proc. SPIE 4257, Influence of red laser irradiation on hemoglobin oxygen saturation and blood volume in human skin in vivo, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434687
Proc. SPIE 4257, Approach toward characterizing the fraction of all oxidation events that attack a particular site within cells during PDT, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434688
Polarized Light Interactions
Proc. SPIE 4257, Depth-resolved degree of polarization of backscattered light and two-dimensional Mueller matrices of biological tissue measured by optical coherence tomography, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434689
Proc. SPIE 4257, Interpreting Mueller matrix images of tissues, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434690
Proc. SPIE 4257, Polarized light propagation and scattering in random media, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434691
Proc. SPIE 4257, Time-resolved polarization imaging: Monte Carlo simulation, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434692
Proc. SPIE 4257, Mueller-matrix description of collimated light transmission through liver, muscle, and skin, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434693
Ocular Laser Effects
Proc. SPIE 4257, Retinal damage thresholds for 40-fs laser pulses, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434694
Proc. SPIE 4257, Reduction of protection from laser eyewear with ultrashort exposure, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434695
Proc. SPIE 4257, Revisiting the internal absorption coefficient of the retinal pigment epithelium melanosome, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434697
Proc. SPIE 4257, Using optical coherence tomography to elucidate the impact of fixation on retinal laser pathology, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434698
Proc. SPIE 4257, Laser-induced retinal shock waves and bubbles and their dependencies on the thermomechanical properties of melanosomes, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434699
Pulsed Laser Effects
Proc. SPIE 4257, Pulsewidth-dependent nature of laser-induced DNA damage in RPE cells, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434700
Proc. SPIE 4257, Interaction of laser-produced cavitation bubbles with an elastic tissue model, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434701
Proc. SPIE 4257, Effects of IR wavelength on ablation mechanics: a study of acoustic signals, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434702
Proc. SPIE 4257, Minimization of thermomechanical side effects in IR ablation by use of Q-switched double pulses, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434703
Laser Shaping of Cartilage
Proc. SPIE 4257, Effect of osmolarity on shape retention following laser-mediated cartilage reshaping, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434704
Proc. SPIE 4257, Determination of optimum laser parameters for cartilage reshaping in porcine septum using Nd:YAG laser (lambda=1.32 um), 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434706
Proc. SPIE 4257, Histology of porcine nasal cartilage grafts following Nd:YAG (1320 nm) laser-mediated reshaping: effects of sequential irradiation, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434707
Proc. SPIE 4257, Dynamic changes in the elastic modulus of lagomorph nasal septal cartilage during Nd:YAG (lambda = 1.32 um) laser irradiation, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434708
Proc. SPIE 4257, Finite element analysis of thermal residual stress and temperature changes in cartilage during laser radiation, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434709
Ablation
Proc. SPIE 4257, Study of the luminous plasma and plume produced on interaction of a XeCl laser and biological tissues, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434710
Proc. SPIE 4257, Shielding by the ablation plume during Er:YAG laser ablation, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434711
Proc. SPIE 4257, Nanosecond-time-response temperature measurements using radiation thermometry during 193-nm and 247-nm pulsed light irradiation: comparison of corneal surface temperature histories, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434712
Proc. SPIE 4257, Highly resolved tracing of Q-switched mid-IR laser-induced vaporization, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434713
Proc. SPIE 4257, Channeling in myocardium tissue through nanosecond pulsed laser photodisruption at visible and near-infrared wavelengths, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434714
Proc. SPIE 4257, Role of dessication in pulsed laser ablation at the 2.94-um wavelength: experiments and modeling, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434716
Proc. SPIE 4257, In-situ tomographic observation of tissue surface during laser ablation, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434717
Proc. SPIE 4257, Theoretical study of variable function (cutting/coagulating) laser surgical system using continuous-wave 3 um, 2u m cascade Ho3+:ZBLAN fiber laser, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434718
Thermal Interactions
Proc. SPIE 4257, Time-domain optical and thermal properties of blood undergoing laser photocoagulation, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434719
Proc. SPIE 4257, Skin exposures from 1318-nm laser pulses, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434720
Proc. SPIE 4257, Porcine dermal lesions produced by 1540-nm laser radiation pulses, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434721
Thermal Interactions and Cavitation Effects
Proc. SPIE 4257, Combined interstitial laser therapy for cancer using microwave radiometric sensor and RODEO MRI feedback: I. Radio microwave, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434722
Proc. SPIE 4257, Optical imaging of Hsp70 gene expression following thermal laser injury, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434723
Proc. SPIE 4257, Cavitation-induced drug delivery in tumors for cancer chemotherapy: phantom studies, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434724
Proc. SPIE 4257, Cavitation-induced drug delivery in tumors for cancer chemotherapy: animal studies, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434726
Optics
Proc. SPIE 4257, Effect of fiber optic probe design on fluorescent light propagation in tissue, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434727
Laser Shaping of Cartilage
Proc. SPIE 4257, Wavelength-dependent scattering of light during Nd:YAG laser heating of porcine septal cartilage, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434728
Optics
Proc. SPIE 4257, Deep penetration of light into biotissue, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434729
Optical Technologies to Solve Problems in Tissue Engineering
Proc. SPIE 4257, Acousto-optical elastography, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434730
Proc. SPIE 4257, Quantitative analysis of blood vessel geometry, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434731
Proc. SPIE 4257, In-vitro imaging of bone tissue and monitoring of tissue viability by optical coherence tomography, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434732
Proc. SPIE 4257, Optical BRDF and BSDF measurements of human incisors from visible to mid-infrared wavelengths, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434733
Proc. SPIE 4257, Tracking speckle motion with directional wavelets, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434734
Proc. SPIE 4257, Characterizing microscopic domains of birefringence in thin tissue sections, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434735
Proc. SPIE 4257, 3D imaging of lung tissue by confocal microscopy and micro-CT, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434736
Proc. SPIE 4257, Optical anisotropy of biotissues, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434737
Thermal Interactions and Cavitation Effects
Proc. SPIE 4257, Model system for investigating laser-induced subcellular microeffects, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434739
Laser Shaping of Cartilage
Proc. SPIE 4257, Mechanical behavior of cartilage during laser irradiation, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434740
Proc. SPIE 4257, Photothermal stimulation of chondrocyte proliferation in ex-vivo cartilage grafts, 0000 (9 July 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.434741