27 September 2010 to 1 October 2010
CSIR Convention Centre
Africa/Johannesburg timezone

Comparative attenuation spectra of liquid skin-like phantoms

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CSIR Convention Centre

CSIR Convention Centre

CSIR, Pretoria
Poster Track C - Lasers, Optics and Spectroscopy


Ms Ann Singh (CSIR,National Laser Centre)


This study aims to extract and compare attenuation coefficients of different liquid skin-like phantoms representing Skin Types I to VI with two methods, Spectrophotometric and Integrating Sphere methods. The correlation between the results of the 2 methods was excellent.

Primary author

Ms Ann Singh (CSIR,National Laser Centre)


Mrs Aletta E. Karsten (CSIR,National Laser Centre) Prof. Ann F. Grobler (Unit for drug development and research, North-West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa) Dr Jacoba E. Smit (CSIR,National Laser Centre) Dr Raymond W. Sparrow (CSIR, Biosciences)

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