Abstract

We show that spatially resolved backscattering can be used for simultaneous measurements of static and dynamic properties of highly turbid media. The spatial variation of the backscattered intensity gives access to the transport mean free path. The decay of the temporal intensity-intensity correlation function depends on the point of observation. This property can be used to probe complex dynamics with several time scales. The implementation of the method and the data analysis are tested on concentrated suspensions of polystyrene spheres.

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1997

G. Maret, “Diffusive-wave spectroscopy,” Curr. Opin. Coll. Int. Sci. 2, 251–257 (1997).
[CrossRef]

1996

M. U. Vera, D. J. Durian, “The angular distribution of diffusely backscattered light,” Phys. Rev. E 56, 3215–3224 (1996).
[CrossRef]

1995

D. A. Boas, L. E. Campbell, A. G. Yodh, “Scattering and imaging with diffusing temporal field correlation functions,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 75, 1855–1858 (1995).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

1994

R. L. Dougherty, B. J. Ackerson, N. M. Reguigui, F. Dorr-Nowkoorani, U. Nobbmann, “Correlation transfer: development and application,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 52, 713–727 (1994).
[CrossRef]

1992

T. J. Farrell, M. S. Patterson, B. Wilson, “A diffusion theory model of spatially resolved, steady-state diffuse reflectance for the noninvasive determination of tissue optical properties in vivo,” Med. Phys. 19, 879–888 (1992).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

1991

J. X. Zhu, D. J. Pine, D. A. Weitz, “Internal reflection of diffusive light in random media,” Phys. Rev. A 44, 3948–3959 (1991).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

1983

Ackerson, B. J.

R. L. Dougherty, B. J. Ackerson, N. M. Reguigui, F. Dorr-Nowkoorani, U. Nobbmann, “Correlation transfer: development and application,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 52, 713–727 (1994).
[CrossRef]

Boas, D. A.

D. A. Boas, L. E. Campbell, A. G. Yodh, “Scattering and imaging with diffusing temporal field correlation functions,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 75, 1855–1858 (1995).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Campbell, L. E.

D. A. Boas, L. E. Campbell, A. G. Yodh, “Scattering and imaging with diffusing temporal field correlation functions,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 75, 1855–1858 (1995).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Carslaw, H. S.

H. S. Carslaw, J. C. Jaeger, Conduction of Heat in Solids, 2nd ed. (Clarendon, Oxford, 1959).

Chaikin, P. M.

D. J. Pine, D. A. Weitz, G. Maret, P. E. Wolf, E. Herbolzheimer, P. M. Chaikin, “Dynamical correlations of multiply scattered light,” in Scattering and Localization of Classical Waves in Random Media, P. Sheng, ed., Vol. 8 of World Scientific Series in Condensed Matter Physics (World Scientific, Singapore, 1990), pp. 312–372.

Dorr-Nowkoorani, F.

R. L. Dougherty, B. J. Ackerson, N. M. Reguigui, F. Dorr-Nowkoorani, U. Nobbmann, “Correlation transfer: development and application,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 52, 713–727 (1994).
[CrossRef]

Dougherty, R. L.

R. L. Dougherty, B. J. Ackerson, N. M. Reguigui, F. Dorr-Nowkoorani, U. Nobbmann, “Correlation transfer: development and application,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 52, 713–727 (1994).
[CrossRef]

Durian, D. J.

Farrell, T. J.

T. J. Farrell, M. S. Patterson, B. Wilson, “A diffusion theory model of spatially resolved, steady-state diffuse reflectance for the noninvasive determination of tissue optical properties in vivo,” Med. Phys. 19, 879–888 (1992).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Ferwerda, H. A.

Groenhuis, R. A. J.

Herbolzheimer, E.

D. J. Pine, D. A. Weitz, G. Maret, P. E. Wolf, E. Herbolzheimer, P. M. Chaikin, “Dynamical correlations of multiply scattered light,” in Scattering and Localization of Classical Waves in Random Media, P. Sheng, ed., Vol. 8 of World Scientific Series in Condensed Matter Physics (World Scientific, Singapore, 1990), pp. 312–372.

Jaeger, J. C.

H. S. Carslaw, J. C. Jaeger, Conduction of Heat in Solids, 2nd ed. (Clarendon, Oxford, 1959).

Maret, G.

G. Maret, “Diffusive-wave spectroscopy,” Curr. Opin. Coll. Int. Sci. 2, 251–257 (1997).
[CrossRef]

D. J. Pine, D. A. Weitz, G. Maret, P. E. Wolf, E. Herbolzheimer, P. M. Chaikin, “Dynamical correlations of multiply scattered light,” in Scattering and Localization of Classical Waves in Random Media, P. Sheng, ed., Vol. 8 of World Scientific Series in Condensed Matter Physics (World Scientific, Singapore, 1990), pp. 312–372.

Nobbmann, U.

R. L. Dougherty, B. J. Ackerson, N. M. Reguigui, F. Dorr-Nowkoorani, U. Nobbmann, “Correlation transfer: development and application,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 52, 713–727 (1994).
[CrossRef]

Patterson, M. S.

T. J. Farrell, M. S. Patterson, B. Wilson, “A diffusion theory model of spatially resolved, steady-state diffuse reflectance for the noninvasive determination of tissue optical properties in vivo,” Med. Phys. 19, 879–888 (1992).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Pine, D.

D. A. Weitz, D. Pine, “Diffusing-wave spectroscopy,” in Dynamic Light Scattering, W. Brown, ed. (Oxford U. Press, Oxford, 1992), pp. 652–720.

Pine, D. J.

J. X. Zhu, D. J. Pine, D. A. Weitz, “Internal reflection of diffusive light in random media,” Phys. Rev. A 44, 3948–3959 (1991).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

D. J. Pine, D. A. Weitz, G. Maret, P. E. Wolf, E. Herbolzheimer, P. M. Chaikin, “Dynamical correlations of multiply scattered light,” in Scattering and Localization of Classical Waves in Random Media, P. Sheng, ed., Vol. 8 of World Scientific Series in Condensed Matter Physics (World Scientific, Singapore, 1990), pp. 312–372.

Reguigui, N. M.

R. L. Dougherty, B. J. Ackerson, N. M. Reguigui, F. Dorr-Nowkoorani, U. Nobbmann, “Correlation transfer: development and application,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 52, 713–727 (1994).
[CrossRef]

Rudnick, J.

Ten Bosch, J. J.

Vera, M. U.

M. U. Vera, D. J. Durian, “The angular distribution of diffusely backscattered light,” Phys. Rev. E 56, 3215–3224 (1996).
[CrossRef]

Weitz, D. A.

J. X. Zhu, D. J. Pine, D. A. Weitz, “Internal reflection of diffusive light in random media,” Phys. Rev. A 44, 3948–3959 (1991).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

D. J. Pine, D. A. Weitz, G. Maret, P. E. Wolf, E. Herbolzheimer, P. M. Chaikin, “Dynamical correlations of multiply scattered light,” in Scattering and Localization of Classical Waves in Random Media, P. Sheng, ed., Vol. 8 of World Scientific Series in Condensed Matter Physics (World Scientific, Singapore, 1990), pp. 312–372.

D. A. Weitz, D. Pine, “Diffusing-wave spectroscopy,” in Dynamic Light Scattering, W. Brown, ed. (Oxford U. Press, Oxford, 1992), pp. 652–720.

Wilson, B.

T. J. Farrell, M. S. Patterson, B. Wilson, “A diffusion theory model of spatially resolved, steady-state diffuse reflectance for the noninvasive determination of tissue optical properties in vivo,” Med. Phys. 19, 879–888 (1992).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Wolf, P. E.

D. J. Pine, D. A. Weitz, G. Maret, P. E. Wolf, E. Herbolzheimer, P. M. Chaikin, “Dynamical correlations of multiply scattered light,” in Scattering and Localization of Classical Waves in Random Media, P. Sheng, ed., Vol. 8 of World Scientific Series in Condensed Matter Physics (World Scientific, Singapore, 1990), pp. 312–372.

Yodh, A. G.

D. A. Boas, L. E. Campbell, A. G. Yodh, “Scattering and imaging with diffusing temporal field correlation functions,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 75, 1855–1858 (1995).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Zhu, J. X.

J. X. Zhu, D. J. Pine, D. A. Weitz, “Internal reflection of diffusive light in random media,” Phys. Rev. A 44, 3948–3959 (1991).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Appl. Opt.

Curr. Opin. Coll. Int. Sci.

G. Maret, “Diffusive-wave spectroscopy,” Curr. Opin. Coll. Int. Sci. 2, 251–257 (1997).
[CrossRef]

J. Opt. Soc. Am. A

J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer

R. L. Dougherty, B. J. Ackerson, N. M. Reguigui, F. Dorr-Nowkoorani, U. Nobbmann, “Correlation transfer: development and application,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer 52, 713–727 (1994).
[CrossRef]

Med. Phys.

T. J. Farrell, M. S. Patterson, B. Wilson, “A diffusion theory model of spatially resolved, steady-state diffuse reflectance for the noninvasive determination of tissue optical properties in vivo,” Med. Phys. 19, 879–888 (1992).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Phys. Rev. A

J. X. Zhu, D. J. Pine, D. A. Weitz, “Internal reflection of diffusive light in random media,” Phys. Rev. A 44, 3948–3959 (1991).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Phys. Rev. E

M. U. Vera, D. J. Durian, “The angular distribution of diffusely backscattered light,” Phys. Rev. E 56, 3215–3224 (1996).
[CrossRef]

Phys. Rev. Lett.

D. A. Boas, L. E. Campbell, A. G. Yodh, “Scattering and imaging with diffusing temporal field correlation functions,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 75, 1855–1858 (1995).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Other

D. A. Weitz, D. Pine, “Diffusing-wave spectroscopy,” in Dynamic Light Scattering, W. Brown, ed. (Oxford U. Press, Oxford, 1992), pp. 652–720.

D. J. Pine, D. A. Weitz, G. Maret, P. E. Wolf, E. Herbolzheimer, P. M. Chaikin, “Dynamical correlations of multiply scattered light,” in Scattering and Localization of Classical Waves in Random Media, P. Sheng, ed., Vol. 8 of World Scientific Series in Condensed Matter Physics (World Scientific, Singapore, 1990), pp. 312–372.

H. S. Carslaw, J. C. Jaeger, Conduction of Heat in Solids, 2nd ed. (Clarendon, Oxford, 1959).

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