The use of a pulsed laser for the generation of the elastic waves in soft tissues containing tumors with different optical absorption in the thermoelastic regime is investigated through the finite element method and experiments.

© 2013 Optical Society of America

PDF Article


You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
Login to access OSA Member Subscription