Selected papers on optical fibers in medicine

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SPIE Optical Engineering Press , Bellingham, Wash., USA
Optical fibers in medicine., Endoscopy -- methods -- collected works., Fiber Optics -- collected works., Laser Surgery -- collected works., Lasers -- therapeutic
Other titlesOptical fibers in medicine.
StatementAbraham Katzir, editor.
SeriesSPIE milestone series ;, v. MS 11
ContributionsKatzir, Abraham.
LC ClassificationsR857.O59 S45 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 715 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1856092M
ISBN 100819403687, 0819403695
LC Control Number90008028

Genre/Form: collected works: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Selected papers on optical fibers in medicine. Bellingham, Wash., USA: SPIE Optical. / Optical beam guides for medical C02 and excimer lasers, U. Kubo, Y. Hashishin, K. Okada (in Proceedings on Optical Fibers in Medicine ) Sensors: Thermal / Fibers for low-temperature radiometric measurements, A.

Zur, A. Katzir (Applied Optics ). Abraham Katzir is the author of Lasers and Optical Fibers in Medicine ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Selected Papers On Optical /5(2).

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The purpose is summarizing the developments in the field of optical fiber technology and applications. Bringing together experts from academia, industry, and telecom, the operator’s conference focuses on the following topics.

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Spicer. Purchase Lasers and Optical Fibers in Medicine - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBNThis volume presents selected papers OWT It explores novel research on wireless and optical techniques and systems, describing practical implementation activities, results and issues. The book will serve as a valuable reference resource for academics and researchers across the globe.

Multi-core fibers (MCFs) have sparked a new paradigm in optical communications, as they can significantly increase the Shannon capacity of optical networks based on single-core fibers.

In addition, MCFs constitute a useful platform for testing different physical phenomena, such as quantum or relativistic effects, as well as to develop interesting applications in various fields, such as Cited by: 1.

Supercontinuum Generation in Optical Fibers, Edited by J. Dudley, Université de Franche-Comté, J. Taylor, Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London.

This special issue selects excellent papers from IEEE ICASI and covers fundamental materials of electrical and optical engineering including their synthesis engineering, integration with many elements, designing of electrical or optical devices, evaluation of various performances and exploring their broad applications from industry.

Optical fiber is the technology associated with data transmission using light pulses traveling along with a long fiber which is usually made of plastic or glass.

Metal wires are preferred for transmission in optical fiber communication as signals travel with fewer damages. Optical fibers are also unaffected by electromagnetic interference. 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: 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 transfer rates) than.

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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.

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).

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The new endoscope, called a fiberscope, consisted of two bundles of fibers. Author(s): Katzir,Abraham; Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers. Title(s): Selected papers on optical fibers in medicine/ Abraham Katzir, editor.

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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. This book is an excellent companion to Optical Fiber Telecommunications IVA: Components (MarchISBN: ). Read More Optical Fiber Telecommunications V A, 5th Edition. Lasers and Optical Fibers in Medicine (Physical Techniques in Biology and Medicine) - Kindle edition by Katzir, Abraham.

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OPTICAL FIBERS References: J. Hecht: Understanding Fiber Optics, Ch.Prentice Hall N.J. Goff: Fiber Optic Reference Guide (2nd ed.) Focal Press Projects in Fiber Optics (Applications Handbook) Newport Corporation (copy available at the Resource Center) INTRODUCTION Optical fibers offer a faster, clearer and most efficient method of transmission of informationFile Size: KB.

This essential book analyzes polarization effects, including non-linear effects, and their influence in communications and sensing. You get full details on telecom system degradation caused by PMD, PDL, and PDG and techniques for mitigating it, plus insight into the effects and consequences of polarization on solitons, amplifiers, and switches.

Optical fibers for infrared light are roughly divided into the following four categories: 1) fluoride and oxide glass fibers, 2) optical fibers composed of special glasses such as chalcogenide glasses, 3) polycrystalline fibers typified by metal-halide crystal fibers, and 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. This book contains a selection of reports reviewing the progress of the research and development in optoelectronics and optical fiber communications in China.

The first four papers focus on the current development in optical fiber communications with particular interest in studies of soliton transmission and optical WDM transmission experiments.

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Mechanisms of Laser-Tissue Interaction: I. Optical Properties of Tissue Article (PDF Available) in Journal of Lasers in Medical Sciences 2(3) June with 3, Reads How we measure 'reads'. This book introduces the physical principles of optical fibers, and details their use in sensor technology and modern optical communication authors begin by setting out the basic propagation characteristics of single mode and multimode optical by: One use of optical fibres in medicine and surgery is Endoscopy.

Endoscopy is a non-surgical procedure that looks inside the body. The endosc.Purchase Specialty Optical Fibers Handbook - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBN