Infrared, mid-IR, and terahertz technologies for health and the environment II

10 September 2007, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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StatementAlexey A. Belyanin, Rebekah A. Drezek, Claire F. Gmachl, editors ; sponsored ... by SPIE.
GenreCongresses.
SeriesProceedings of SPIE -- v. 6760, Proceedings of SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering -- v. 6760.
ContributionsBelyanin, Alexey A., Drezek, Rebekah A., Gmachl, Claire F., SPIE (Society)
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Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
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Open LibraryOL14566108M
ISBN 100819469203
ISBN 139780819469205
OCLC/WorldCa185041572

Infrared, Mid-IR, and Terahertz Technologies for Health and the Environment IIAuthor: Alexey A. Belyanin, Rebekah A. Drezek, Claire Gmachl.

Get this from a library. Infrared, mid-IR, and terahertz technologies for health and the environment II: 10 SeptemberBoston, Massachusetts, USA. [Alexey A Belyanin; Rebekah A Drezek; Claire F Gmachl; SPIE (Society);].

Contents: And terahertz technologies for health and the environment II book A. Optical methods in drug discovery and development II -- Part B.

Infrared, mid-IR, and THz technologies for health and the environment. NLM ID: [Book]. Terahertz refers to the electromagnetic waves with the frequency range between millimeter-wave and infrared, approximately from GHz up to 10 THz.

The THz spectrum, also known as the “Terahertz gap” is the last portion of the electromagnetic spectrum which has not been fully explored and by: 3.

Anna Szerling, Kamil Kosiel, Piotr Karbownik, Anna Wójcik-Jedlińska, and Mariusz Płuska 21 Mid-infrared Laser Based Gas Sensor Technologies for Environmental Monitoring, Medical Diagnostics. This new edition of Infrared and Terahertz Detectors provides a comprehensive overview of infrared and terahertz detector mid-IR, from fundamental science to materials and fabrication techniques.

It contains a complete overhaul of the contents including several new chapters and a new section on terahertz detectors and systems. Infrared, Mid-IR, and Terahertz Technologies for Health and the Environment II 10 September | Boston, MA, United States Infrared, Mid-IR, and THz Technologies for Health and the Environment.

Acknowledgments. The Rice University group acknowledges financial support from a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant EEC entitled “Mid-Infrared Technologies for Health and the Environment (MIRTHE)”, a NSF-ANR award for international collaboration in chemistry “Next generation of Compact Infrared Laser based Sensor for environmental monitoring (NexCILAS)” and.

mid-infrared and terahertz spectroscopy The visible/near-infrared ( nm to ~2 microns; eV to eV) has been extremely well explored. Lower photon energies, however, are very important for understanding a variety of condensed matter behaviors, such as phonon frequencies, superconducting gaps, intra-excitonic transitions, plasmon.

From tohe was with the MPIfR working on a THz heterodyne spectrometer for NASA’s Kuiper Airborne Observatory. During this time, he spent eight months at the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Boulder, USA, where he worked in the group of K.

Evenson on far-infrared laser magnetic resonance spectroscopy of free radicals. High-repetition-rate cryogenic liquid target for terahertz wave generation Paper Author(s): Yiwen E., The Institute of Optics, Univ.

of Rochester (United States); Yuqi Cao, The Institute of Optics, Univ. of Rochester (United States), Zhejiang Univ. (China); Fang Ling, The Institute of Optics, Univ. of Rochester (United States), Sichuan Univ. (China); Alexander P. Shkurinov, Univ.

Special Issue "Terahertz and Far Infrared Pulsed Devices and Systems" Print Special Issue Flyer photomixing power; and (ii) the ultrafast time-domain waveform displays ringing cycles.

A record of ~ μW pulsed THz power was obtained, with a nm-to-THz power conversion efficiency of ~%. sensors based on this technology have been.

Terahertz radiation occupies a middle ground between microwaves and infrared light waves, and technology for generating and manipulating it is in its infancy and is a subject of active research ().It represents the region in the electromagnetic spectrum in which the frequency of electromagnetic radiation becomes too high to be measured by directly counting cycles using.

Contact & Support +1 (United States) +1 (International) Hours: am to pm PST. Help | Contact Us. We demonstrate the use of a tunable external cavity quantum cascade laser system for measurement of broad absorption features in the mid-infrared spectral region.

The thermoelectrically cooled external cavity laser was tuned over a 65 cm -1 range centered at microns using stepper motor control.

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Pulsing the laser at a high duty cycle provided mW average output power over the tuning. Complementing the results in the short-wavelength range, laser spectroscopy with a mid-infrared, room temperature, continuous wave, DFB laser diode and high performance DFB QCL have been demonstrated to offer excellent enabling sensor technologies for environmental monitoring, medical diagnostics, industrial and security applications.

This book describes the current, concrete status of terahertz (THz) technology applied to scientific diagnoses of cultural heritage objects for conservation planning as well as for historical interest. It is unlike other THz-related scientific books in optics series, which only describe technologies and the physics behind them.

Type-II superlattice Terahertz sound in Stark ladder superlattices with the intention to develop smart technologies that meet the current challenges in environment, health, security, and energy.

These efforts have culminated into a new set of infrared camera technologies and tools that are revolutionizing the way focal plane. Infrared (IR, wavelengths region λ ≈ μm μm) and especially terahertz (THz, radiation frequency range ν ≈ THz, wavelengths region λ ≈ 3 mm μm) 1,2 technologies have become one of the major fields of applied research that, to a great degree, are driven by potential applications in biomedicine.

These technologies can provide information not available from other. Terahertz (THz) and Mid-Infrared (MIR) radiation (TERA-MIR) can be transmitted through nearly any material without causing biological harm.

Novel and rapid methods of detection can be created with devices operation in these spectral ranges allowing scanning for weapons, detecting hidden explosives (including plastic landmines), controlling the quality of food and a host of other exciting.

In order to study and compare propagation features of terahertz (THz) links with infrared (IR) links under different weather conditions such as turbulence, fog, and dust particles, THz and IR free space communication links at GHz carrier frequency and μm wavelength, respectively, with a maximum data rate of &#x;Gb/s have been developed.

1. Introduction. Infrared synchrotron radiation (IRSR) is now a useful experimental tool for an infrared (IR) microscope with the diffraction limit resolution and for a high intensity source in the terahertz (THz) has been firstly dedicated for users about two decades ago at UVSOR, Institute for Molecular Science, beginning of the application, the brilliance advantage.

The presented absorber allows for a significant improvement of infrared/terahertz technologies in general and thermal detectors in particular. Long-term stability and broad spectral response are. Infrared (IR, wavelengths region λ ≈ μm μm) and especially terahertz (THz, radiation frequency range ν ≈ THz, wavelengths region λ ≈ 3 mm μm)1,2 technologies have become one of the major fields of applied research that, to a great degree, are driven by potential applications in biomedicine.

These technologies. Onnetsu Therapy invented by Dr. Kazuko Tatsumura emits from a special patented ceramic; 1) Heat 2) Precise μ of vibration of Far Infrared SunRay and 3) Vibration of Terahertz.

Methods: When Onnetsuki is slid over the skin, healthy areas are comfortable, but IF deep tissue is unhealthy or cold, degenerated, patient feels this spot to be. Get this from a library. Terahertz and mid infrared radiation: detection of explosives and CBRN (using terahertz).

[Mauro F Pereira; Oleksiy Shulika;] -- The reader will find here a timely update on new THz sources and detection schemes as well as concrete applications to the detection of Explosives and CBRN.

Included is a method to identify hidden. NSF: Novel quantum cascade laser sources for terahertz sensing, (ii) Previous grants: AFOSR: Nonlinear Optics and Electrodynamics of Systems with Massless Dirac Fermions, NSF Engineering Research Center: “Mid-infrared Technologies for Health and the Environment (MIRTHE)” Natural infrared.

Sunlight, at an effective temperature of kelvins ( °C, °F), is composed of near-thermal-spectrum radiation that is slightly more than half infrared.

At zenith, sunlight provides an irradiance of just over 1 kilowatt per square meter at sea level. Of this energy, watts is infrared radiation, watts is visible light, and 32 watts is ultraviolet radiation.

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Infrared science and technology has been, since the first applications, mainly dedicated to security and surveillance especially in military field, besides specialized techniques in thermal imaging for medical diagnostic and building structures and recently in energy savings and aerospace context.

Till recently the security applications were mainly based on thermal imaging as surveillance and. Science and technologies based on terahertz frequency electromagnetic radiation ( GHz–30 THz) have developed rapidly over the last 30 years.

For most of the 20th Century, terahertz radiation, then referred to as sub-millimeter wave or far-infrared radiation, was mainly utilized by astronomers and some spectroscopists.

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Following the. His research group aims to explore microelectronic circuit and system technologies to bridge the terahertz gap between microwave and infrared domains. He served on the committees of a few conferences, including the technical-program committee (TPC) of IEEE Radio-Frequency Integrated Circuits (RFIC) Symposium, and International Microwave.

The ability to control infrared and terahertz waves using magnetic or electric fields is one of the great challenges in physics that could revolutionise opto-electronics, telecommunications and.Although terahertz technology has been much in the news lately, the phenomenon isn’t really new.

It just went by different names in the past—near millimeter, submillimeter, extreme far infrared.