5. Optical Properties of Flowing Blood Cells

  1. Prof. Valery V. Tuchin3,4
  1. Martina C. Meinke1,
  2. Moritz Friebel2 and
  3. Jürgen Helfmann2

Published Online: 5 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527634286.ch5

Advanced Optical Flow Cytometry: Methods and Disease Diagnoses

Advanced Optical Flow Cytometry: Methods and Disease Diagnoses

How to Cite

Meinke, M. C., Friebel, M. and Helfmann, J. (2011) Optical Properties of Flowing Blood Cells, in Advanced Optical Flow Cytometry: Methods and Disease Diagnoses (ed V. V. Tuchin), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527634286.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Saratov State University, Optics and Biophotonics, Department and Research-Educational Institute of Optics and Biophotonics, 83 Astrakhanskaya St., Saratov 410012, Russia

  2. 4

    Laboratory on Laser Diagnostics of Technical and Living Systems, Institute of Precise Mechanics and Control of RAS, 24, Rabochaya st., Saratov 410028, Russia

Author Information

  1. 1

    Charité, – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Klinik für Dermatologie, Venerologie und Allergologie, Charité, Campus Mitte, Charitéplatz 1, 10117 Berlin, Germany

  2. 2

    Laser- und Medizin-Technologie GmbH, Fabeckstrasse 60–62, 14195 Berlin, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527409341

Online ISBN: 9783527634286

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Keywords:

  • refractive index;
  • integrating sphere measurements;
  • inverse Monte-Carlo simulation;
  • effective phase function;
  • absorption coefficient;
  • scattering coefficient;
  • red blood cells;
  • oxygen saturation;
  • shear rate;
  • osmolarity;
  • plasma;
  • platelets

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Blood Physiology

  • Complex Refractive Index of Hemoglobin

  • Light Propagation in Turbid Media

  • Method for the Determination of Optical Properties of Turbid Media

  • Optical Properties of Red Blood Cells

  • Optical Properties of Plasma

  • Optical Properties of Platelets

  • Comparison of Optical Influences Induced by Physiological Blood Parameters

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgments

  • References