Hollow fibers for medical applications

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Abstract

A beam delivery system involving a flexible hollow optical-fiber is introduced. For uses in medicine, the output end of the fiber is sealed with a silica-glass cap. A result of laser lithotripsy experiment is reported.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSecond Asian and Pacific Rim Symposium on Biophotonics - Proceedings, APBP 2004
Pages230-231
Number of pages2
Publication statusPublished - 2004 Dec 1
EventSecond Asian and Pacific Rim Symposium on Biophotonics, APBP 2004 - Taipei, Taiwan, Province of China
Duration: 2004 Dec 152004 Dec 17

Publication series

NameSecond Asian and Pacific Rim Symposium on Biophotonics - Proceedings, APBP 2004

Other

OtherSecond Asian and Pacific Rim Symposium on Biophotonics, APBP 2004
CountryTaiwan, Province of China
CityTaipei
Period04/12/1504/12/17

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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    Matsuura, Y. (2004). Hollow fibers for medical applications. In Second Asian and Pacific Rim Symposium on Biophotonics - Proceedings, APBP 2004 (pp. 230-231). (Second Asian and Pacific Rim Symposium on Biophotonics - Proceedings, APBP 2004).