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Illinois 2009 nano-biophotonics Summer School, Lecture 3: Elastic Light Scattering

By Gabriel Popescu

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Elastic Light Scattering


  • Light Scattering by Inhomogeneous Media
  • Scattering on Single Particles
  • Scattering on Simple Particles
  • Rayleigh Scattering
  • The Born Approximation
  • The Spatial Correlation Function
  • Single Particle Under Born approximation
  • Ensemble of Particles
  • Mie Scattering
  • Multiple Light Scattering
  • The Transport Equation
  • The Diffusion Approximation
  • Solutions of the Diffusion Equation
  • Diffusion of Light in Tissue

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