9. Raman Application in Bone Imaging

  1. Maher S. Amer Ph.D.
  1. Sonja Gamsjäger Ph.D.1,2,
  2. Murat Kazanci Ph.D.1,2,
  3. Eleftherios P. Paschalis Ph.D.3 and
  4. Peter Fratzl1

Published Online: 10 NOV 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470475997.ch9

Raman Spectroscopy for Soft Matter Applications

Raman Spectroscopy for Soft Matter Applications

How to Cite

Gamsjäger, S., Kazanci, M., Paschalis, E. P. and Fratzl, P. (2009) Raman Application in Bone Imaging, in Raman Spectroscopy for Soft Matter Applications (ed M. S. Amer), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470475997.ch9

Editor Information

  1. Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Wright State University, Dayton, OH 45435, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Department of Biomaterials, Research Campus Golm, 14424 Potsdam, Germany

  2. 2

    Chemistry Department, St Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, NS, B2G 2W5, Canada

  3. 3

    Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Osteology at the Hanusch Hospital of WGKK and AUVA Trauma Centre Meidling, 4th Medical Department, Hanusch Hospital, Heinrich Collin Str. 30, 1140 Vienna, Austria

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 NOV 2008
  2. Published Print: 18 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470453834

Online ISBN: 9780470475997



  • Raman application in bone imaging;
  • bone material characterizing tool;
  • Raman spectroscopy in study of normal and diseased bone


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • A Tool for Characterizing Bone Material

  • Structure Versus Composition

  • Bone Composition

  • Emerging Clinical Applications

  • Conclusions

  • References