15 June 2001 Optoacoustic control of laser energy absorbed inside tissue
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Proceedings Volume 4256, Biomedical Optoacoustics II; (2001) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.429302
Event: BiOS 2001 The International Symposium on Biomedical Optics, 2001, San Jose, CA, United States
Abstract
Monitoring of laser energy absorbed inside tissue is very impotent for laser thermocoagulation of tumors, laser surgery etc. Experimental results have shown that analysis of optoacoustic signal magnitude induced by short laser pulse inside tissue can give quantitative information about laser fluence absorbed by the tissue. We have investigated some tissue phantoms with absorbing objects inside. The first harmonic (1064 nm) of Q-switched Nd:YAG-laser was used for generation of optoacoustic signals.
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Elina A. Genina, Elina A. Genina, Sergey A. Lapin, Sergey A. Lapin, Vladimir V. Petrov, Vladimir V. Petrov, Valery V. Tuchin, Valery V. Tuchin, } "Optoacoustic control of laser energy absorbed inside tissue", Proc. SPIE 4256, Biomedical Optoacoustics II, (15 June 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.429302; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.429302
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