LASERS - PHOTONICS

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					     PHOTONICS
IN BIOMEDICINE AND
      SECURITY

     INDIAN RIVER STATE COLLEGE,
         FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA      1
  ENDOSCOPIC EXAMINATION
       AND SURGERY




OPTICAL FIBER PROVIDES LIGHT FOR ENDOSCOPIC EXAMINATION.
  SURGEON CAN SEE WITH A MINIATURE CAMERA MOUNTED ON A
  SECOND OPTICAL FIBER.

                   INDIAN RIVER STATE COLLEGE,
                       FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA                2
    MAGNETIC RESONANCE
         IMAGING




– OPTICAL FIBERS MAKE MRI POSSIBLE BECAUSE OF THEIR
  IMUNITY TO ELECTROMAGNETIC INDUCTION AND ELECTRICAL
  INTERFERENCE.


                 INDIAN RIVER STATE COLLEGE,
                     FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA               3
  EYE SURGERY




WITHIN MINUTES A PERSON’S VISION
   CAN BE RESTORED TO 20/20

         INDIAN RIVER STATE COLLEGE,
             FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA      4
          HEART SURGERY




CLEANING OF ARTERIAL BLOCKAGES CAN BE DONE WITH LASERS.
              PATIENT RECOVER VERY QUICKLY

                   INDIAN RIVER STATE COLLEGE,
                       FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA               5
LASERS IN VETERINARY
    APPLICATIONS




  LASES ARE NOW USED FOR PET SPADING

         INDIAN RIVER STATE COLLEGE,
             FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA      6
LASERS IN COSMETIC
    SURGERY




      SKIN REJUVENATION
     INDIAN RIVER STATE COLLEGE,
         FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA      7
FORENSICS




     FINGER PRINT

 INDIAN RIVER STATE COLLEGE,
     FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA      8
Dermatological Treatment




    TREATMENT OF VITILIGO PSORIASIS

          INDIAN RIVER STATE COLLEGE,
              FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA      9
        Flow Cytometry




USED IN THE ANALYSIS OF THE IMMUNE OR GENETIC
          CHARACTERISTICS OF CELLS

             INDIAN RIVER STATE COLLEGE,
                 FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA           10
Photodynamic Therapy




   CLINICAL TREATMENT OF CANCER

        INDIAN RIVER STATE COLLEGE,
            FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA      11
      Molecular Spectroscopy




DETERMINATION OF MOLECULAR ENERGY LEVELS AND TRANSITION
  PROBABILITIES CONNECTED WITH MOLECULAR TRANSITIONS
                   INDIAN RIVER STATE COLLEGE,
                       FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA               12
     PHOTON COUNTING




TIME-RESOLVED DETECTION OF FLOURESCENCE LIFETIMES
IN THE TIME-WINDOW FROM PICOSECONDS TO MICROSECONDS

                INDIAN RIVER STATE COLLEGE,
                    FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA              13
Microelectromechanical Systems
            (MEMS)




 UV LASERS ARE USED FOR ETCHING MEMS STRUCTURES

                 INDIAN RIVER STATE COLLEGE,
                     FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA         14
ENERGY DISPERSIVE X-RAY
     DIFRACTION




   MATERIAL IDENTIFICATION USING ENERGY
      DISPERSIVE X-RAY DIFFRQACTION

             INDIAN RIVER STATE COLLEGE,
                 FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA      15
    LIDAR - Light Detecting and
             Ranging




USED TO MEASURE CHEMICAL CONCENTRATIONS SUCH AS OZONE,
      WATER VAPOR OR POLLUTANTS IN THE ATMOSPHERE
                  INDIAN RIVER STATE COLLEGE,
                      FORT PIERCE, FLORIDA               16