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Optical fibers in medicine and biology

August 19, 1985, San Diego, California

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Published by SPIE--the International Society of Optical Engineering in Bellingham, Wash., USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Optical fibers in medicine -- Congresses.,
  • Optical fibers in biochemistry -- Congresses.,
  • Biosensors -- Congresses.,
  • Lasers in medicine -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAbraham Katzir, chairman/editor.
    SeriesProceedings of SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering ;, v. 576
    ContributionsKatzir, Abraham., University of Arizona. Optical Sciences Center., University of Rochester. Institute of Optics., American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR857.O6 O65 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 110 p. :
    Number of Pages110
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2556124M
    ISBN 100892526114
    LC Control Number85062735

    ¾ In multi mode optical fibers many mummer of modes of propagation are possible. ¾ In case of in multi mode fiber the diameter of core is 50 to micrometers. ¾ The difference between the refractive indices of core and cladding is also large compared to the single mode fibers. ¾ Due to multi mode transmission, the dispersion is large, so File Size: KB. The use oflasers has entered almost every facet of medicine and biology. Therefore, it is to be expected that the reviews contained in this vol­ urne will reflect this diversity. As dinical acceptance has grown with various diagnostic and therapeutic applications, so has the need for a moreBrand: Springer US.


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The increasing use of fiber optics in the field of medicine has created a need for an interdisciplinary perspective of the technology and methods for physicians as well as engineers and biophysicists. This book presents a comprehensive examination of lasers and optical fibers in Cited by: The technical jargon is minimal and the emphasis on concepts is universal.

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The increasing use of fiber optics in the field of medicine has created a need for an interdisciplinary perspective of the technology and methods for physicians as well as engineers and biophysicists.

This book presents a comprehensive examination of lasers and optical fibers in. The use oflasers has entered almost every facet of medicine and biology. Therefore, it is to be expected that the reviews contained in this vol urne will reflect this diversity. As dinical acceptance has grown with various diagnostic and therapeutic applications, so has the need for a more thorough understanding of the theoretical background for each.

Optical fibers have revolutionized medicine in many ways and continue to do so thanks to the advent of new surgical trends, as summarized in Table One such trend is the advent of minimally invasive surgery (MIS) where the trend now is to avoid cutting open patients and instead, perform small cuts and incisions through which a variety of different surgical instruments, such as catheters Cited by: 1.

In this chapter, a variety of optical fibers, including glass and crystalline optical fibers and hollow-core optical fibers, are introduced. Optical fibers with solid core have different optical and physical characteristics for different core materials, and a proper material should be chosen for the wavelength and power of light sources.

Get this from a library. Optical fibers in medicine and biology: AugSan Diego, California. [Abraham Katzir; University of Arizona. Optical Sciences Center.; University of Rochester.

Institute of Optics.; American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery.;]. The instructive nature of the book makes this an excellent introductory text for the engineering and biophysics student, as well as the postdoctoral/medical fellow who is new to this interdisciplinary field of lasers and optical fibers in medicine.

It should also serve as a good reference to this rather broad field."--OPTICAL ENGINEERING/5(2). This chapter discusses the physico‐chemical processes at the origin of different therapeutic effects and illustrates the description of some representative indications.

It starts by describing the optical phenomena involved in the interaction between light and Optical fibers in medicine and biology book by: 1. Fundamentals of Optical Fibers, Second Edition offers readers a timely and consistent introduction to the fundamental principles of light propagation in fibers.

In it, the author reviews, in depth, fundamental wave guiding concepts, the influence of various fiber structures and materials on light transmission, nonlinear light propagation effects occurring in fibers, and various measurement Author: John A.

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Optical fibers in medicine and biology. Bellingham, Wash., USA: SPIE--the International Society of Optical Engineering, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Abraham Katzir; University of Arizona.

Optical fibers for imaging and lightening, optical fiber as a displaying element, optical fiber bundles, endoscope and optical fiber probes (OFPs). To get of overview about a type of optical fibers and their parameters which are important for its applications in biology and medicine.

To get basic knowledge's about optical fiber sensors. This book is a MUST for everyone in and around the optics community. Fiber Optic Essentials provides professionals and students new to the field of fiber optics with a high-level knowledge of.

Lasers and Optical Fibers in Medicine (Physical Techniques in Biology and Medicine) eBook: Abraham Katzir: : Kindle Store. An optical fiber is a flexible, transparent fiber made by drawing glass or plastic to a diameter slightly thicker than that of a human hair.

Optical fibers are used most often as a means to transmit light between the two ends of the fiber and find wide usage in fiber-optic communications, where they permit transmission over longer distances and at higher bandwidths (data rates) than electrical. This book presents the fundamental physics of optical interferometry as applied to biophysical, biological and medical research.

Interference is at the core of many types of optical detection and. Optical fibers are also unaffected by electromagnetic interference.

The fiber optical cable uses the application of total internal reflection of light. The fibers are designed such that they facilitate the propagation of light along the optical fiber depending on the. Optics has enabled laser surgery, optical diagnostic techniques, and visualization of the body's interior (see Figures and and Boxes and ).

Although the applications of optics to surgery and medicine have increased rapidly since the invention of the laser ina number of optical techniques were used before that time.

This work covers the history of optical communications, fibres and fiber cables, and compares optical fibres with other transmission media. It also discusses optical fibre materials, reliability and manufacture, illustrates the design, construction and properties of recent cables used for optical fi.

In book: Handbook of Optical Fibers, Publisher: Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. pp Characteristic attenuation spectra of polymer optical fibers based on various materials: PMMA.

One use of optical fibres in medicine and surgery is Endoscopy. Endoscopy is a non-surgical procedure that looks inside the body. The endosc. The use of fiber optics Optical fibers were first used in medicine in the late s when fiber optic bundles were added to endoscopes (optical instruments used to examine the inside of hollow organs or tubes in the body).

The new endoscope, called a fiberscope, consisted of two bundles of fibers. This book provides a comprehensive account of fiber-optic communication systems. The 3rd edition of this book is used worldwide as a textbook in many universities. This 4th edition incorporates recent advances that have occurred, in particular two new chapters.

One deals with the advanced modulation formats (such as DPSK, QPSK, and QAM) that are increasingly being used for improving spectral. "Praise for the first editionhighly recommended for its comprehensive state-of-the-art fundamentals of optical fibers and cables.

The numerous formulas, sketches, diagrams, tables and technical exposition will be a handy guide for network system, optical and electooptical engineers, and those involved in the design, production and. Optical fibers are by far the most attractive elements with which to create optical systems in the medical or biological applications of light.

They are usually made up Cited by: 1. Optical fibers are widely used in medicine and biology for routine tasks such as beam delivery and video endoscopy, to more advanced systems such as nonlinear endoscopy and the Microscope-in-a-Needle platform. This talk will review basic principles and survey state-of-the-art applications.

About the Book. Introduction to Fiber-Optic Communications provides students with the most up-to-date, comprehensive coverage of modern optical fiber communications and applications, striking a fine balance between theory and practice that avoids excessive mathematics and derivations.

Unlike other textbooks currently available, this book covers. Book Description. Optical Fiber Sensors: Advanced Techniques and Applications describes the physical principles of, and latest developments in, optical fiber sensors.

Providing a fundamental understanding of the design, operation, and practical applications of fiber optic sensing systems, this book. In surgical procedures, optical fibers are used that are optimized for the transmission of high optical power in wavelengths from nm to nm.

Both pulsed and cw radiation are transmitted here. The optical fiber is fed through the working channel of an endoscope into an organ in order to transmit laser energy to tissue under visual control. An optical fiber is a thin fiber of glass or plastic that can carry light from one end to the other.

The study of optical fibers is called fiber optics, which is part of applied science and engineering. Optical fibers are mainly used in telecommunications, but they are also used for lighting, sensors, toys, and special cameras for seeing inside small spaces.

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Optical Fibres Beyond Telecommunications •Optical fibres can also have applications in: –Medicine –Biological and genetics research –Defence –Industrial materials processing –Chemical and pollution sensing –Next generation lasers –Optical data processing –Transmitting light beyond the near-IR.

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An optical fiber is a very thin strand of plastic or glass that is used to transmit messages via light. These strands are bundled together in a protective sheath or cover and the whole assembly.

Recent advances in the development of low-loss optical fibers have revolutionized the field of telecommunications, and fiber-based networks form a key part of international communications systems.

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Revolver optical fibers (RF) are special type of hollow-core optical fibers with negative curvature of the core-cladding boundary and with cladding that is formed by a one ring layer of capillaries.

The physical mechanisms contributing to the waveguiding parameters of RFs are discussed.are equalized. Optical fibers are therefore classified as step-index or graded-index, and multimode or single-mode, as illustrated in Fig. This chapter emphasizes the nature of optical modes and their group velocities in step-index and graded-index fibers.

These topics are .Optical fibers in medicine and biology: AugSan Diego, California / Abraham Katzir, chairman/editor Date: Editeur / Publisher: Bellingham (Wash.): SPIE, the International Society of Optical Engineering, c