Abstract

A novel method to determine the optical properties, namely, absorption coefficient, scattering coefficient, and anisotropy factor of turbid solutions, single constituent or multiconstituent, is presented. Turbid solutions of milk, ink, and a mixture of both were illuminated by a laser beam and measurements were carried out in scattered light. Experimental results were matched to the corresponding results of Monte Carlo simulation to obtain the optical properties of the turbid media.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

Full Article  |  PDF Article
OSA Recommended Articles
Determining the optical properties of turbid media by using the adding–doubling method

Scott A. Prahl, Martin J. C. van Gemert, and Ashley J. Welch
Appl. Opt. 32(4) 559-568 (1993)

Noninvasive determination of the optical properties of two-layered turbid media

Alwin Kienle, Michael S. Patterson, Nora Dögnitz, Roland Bays, Georges Wagnières, and Hubert van den Bergh
Appl. Opt. 37(4) 779-791 (1998)

Time-resolved subtraction method for measuring optical properties of turbid media

Daniel Milej, Androu Abdalmalak, Dariusz Janusek, Mamadou Diop, Adam Liebert, and Keith St. Lawrence
Appl. Opt. 55(7) 1507-1513 (2016)

References

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
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Cited By

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Cited by 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
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Figures (4)

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Figure files 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
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Tables (1)

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Article tables 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
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Equations (6)

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Equations 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
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Metrics

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Article level metrics 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
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription