PROCEEDINGS VOLUME 3254
BIOS '98 INTERNATIONAL BIOMEDICAL OPTICS SYMPOSIUM | 27-29 JANUARY 1998
Laser-Tissue Interaction IX
BIOS '98 INTERNATIONAL BIOMEDICAL OPTICS SYMPOSIUM
27-29 January 1998
San Jose, CA, United States
Immunologic Mechanisms During PDT I
Proc. SPIE 3254, Cancer treatment by photodynamic therapy combined with NK-cell-line-based adoptive immunotherapy, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308148
Proc. SPIE 3254, Photodynamic therapy with photoactivated aluminum disulfonated phthalocyanine and cellular immune response, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308158
Proc. SPIE 3254, Photodynamic therapy affects the expression of IL-6 and IL-10 in vivo, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308168
Proc. SPIE 3254, Antitumor immune responses induced by photodynamic immunotherapy in rats, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308177
Immunologic Mechanisms During PDT II and Photochemical Mechanisms
Proc. SPIE 3254, Morphological studies of metastatic mammary rat tumors after laser immunotherapy treatment, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308195
Proc. SPIE 3254, Relief of vasospasm by intravascular ultraviolet irradiation, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308205
Proc. SPIE 3254, Relative photoreactivity of pigment inclusions of the retinal pigment epithelium, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308206
Photothermal Mechanisms
Proc. SPIE 3254, Theoretical modeling of heating and structure alterations in cartilage under laser radiation with regard to water evaporation and diffusion dominance, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308207
Proc. SPIE 3254, Laser-induced heat-diffusion-limited tissue coagulation: II. Effect of random temperature nonuniformities on the form of a spherical and cylindrical necrosis domain, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308149
Proc. SPIE 3254, Correlation of thermal and mechanical effects of the holmium laser for various clinical applications, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308150
Proc. SPIE 3254, Accidental bilateral Q-switched neodymium laser exposure: treatment and recovery of visual function, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308151
Photoacoustic Mechanisms
Proc. SPIE 3254, Effects of stress waves on cells, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308152
Proc. SPIE 3254, Interferometric technique to measure shock-induced surface velocities in tissues for the determination of dynamic mechanical properties, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308153
Proc. SPIE 3254, Generating subsurface acoustic waves in indocyanine-green-stained elastin biomaterial using a Q-switched laser, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308154
Ocular I: Pulsed Laser Effects on Tissues
Proc. SPIE 3254, Windows of opportunity: applying ultrashort laser pulses for selective tissue effects, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308155
Proc. SPIE 3254, Visible-lesion threshold dependency on retinal spot size for ultrashort laser pulses in the near infrared, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308156
Proc. SPIE 3254, Threshold energies in the artificial retina, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308157
Proc. SPIE 3254, Microscopic simulation of short-pulse laser damage of melanin particles, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308159
Ocular II: Mechanisms of Laser Effects
Proc. SPIE 3254, Parameter sensitivity of the Thompson granular retinal damage model, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308160
Proc. SPIE 3254, Pressure generation in melanosomes by subnanosecond laser pulses, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308161
Proc. SPIE 3254, Energy balance of optical breakdown in water, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308162
Proc. SPIE 3254, Shock-wave energy and acoustic energy dissipation after laser-induced breakdown, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308163
Ablation I
Proc. SPIE 3254, Pulsed holmium:YAG-induced thermal damage in albumen, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308164
Proc. SPIE 3254, Ultrashort-pulse laser ablation of biological tissue, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308165
Proc. SPIE 3254, Synthetic thrombus model for in-vitro studies of laser thrombolysis, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308166
Proc. SPIE 3254, Acoustic spectroscopy of Er:YAG laser ablation of skin: first results, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308167
Ablation II
Proc. SPIE 3254, Hard-tissue ablation simulations using the LATIS computer code, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308169
Proc. SPIE 3254, Fabrication of biosynthetic vascular prostheses by 193-nm excimer laser radiation, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308170
Proc. SPIE 3254, Characterization of tissue processing with a continuous-wave Tm:YAG laser at 2.06-um wavelength, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308171
Bubbles
Proc. SPIE 3254, Scaling model for laser-produced bubbles in soft tissue, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308172
Proc. SPIE 3254, Simulations of shock waves and cavitation bubbles produced in water by picosecond and nanosecond laser pulses, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308173
Proc. SPIE 3254, Fluorescence-based temperature measurement in laser-induced vapor bubbles, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308174
Proc. SPIE 3254, Laser thrombolysis using a millisecond frequency-doubled Nd-YAG laser, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308175
Optoacoustic Imaging and Sensing
Proc. SPIE 3254, Axial resolution of laser opto-acoustic imaging: influence of acoustic attenuation and diffraction, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308176
Proc. SPIE 3254, Noncontact detection of laser-induced acoustic waves from buried absorbing objects using a dual-beam common-path interferometer, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308178
Proc. SPIE 3254, Comparison of transient measurements of infrared radiation and stress waves for practical ablation monitoring during photorefractive keratectomy, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308179
Proc. SPIE 3254, Recent developments in photoacoustic image reconstruction, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308180
Optics I
Proc. SPIE 3254, Measurement of tissue optical properties and modeling of optimal light delivery for tumor treatment, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308181
Proc. SPIE 3254, Novel algorithm to determine absorption and scattering coefficients from time-resolved measurements, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308182
Proc. SPIE 3254, Sized-fiber array spectroscopy, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308183
Optics II
Proc. SPIE 3254, Dependence of light transmission through human skin on incident beam diameter at different wavelengths, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308184
Poster Session
Proc. SPIE 3254, System of measurement of the transmission spectrum of in-vitro corneas for eye banks, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308185
Optics II
Proc. SPIE 3254, Changes in the optical properties of laser-coagulated and thermally coagulated bovine myocardium, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308186
Proc. SPIE 3254, Pressure effects on soft tissues monitored by changes in tissue optical properties, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308187
Poster Session
Proc. SPIE 3254, In-situ observation of IR and UV solid state laser modifications of lens and cornea, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308188
Proc. SPIE 3254, Optical properties of nasal septum cartilage, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308189
Proc. SPIE 3254, Efficiency of laser action on hemoglobin and oxyhemoglobin in skin blood vessels, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308190
Soft-Tissue Modeling
Proc. SPIE 3254, Dynamic simulation of the mastication muscles, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308191
Proc. SPIE 3254, Shape reconstruction and subsequent deformation of soleus muscle models using B-spline solid primitives, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308192
Proc. SPIE 3254, Modeling of the pliant surfaces of the thigh and leg during gait, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308193
Proc. SPIE 3254, Subcutaneous adipose tissue topography (SAT-Top) by means of the optical device lipometer highly correlated to plasma leptin levels in obese boys, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308194
Proc. SPIE 3254, Lipometer subcutaneous adipose tissue topography (SAT-Top) reflects serum leptin levels varying in circadian rhythms, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308196
Proc. SPIE 3254, Oxygen consumption during photodynamic reactions in human blood, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308197
Proc. SPIE 3254, Anatomical registration and segmentation by warping template finite element models, 0000 (13 May 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.308198