Ultrashort Laser Pulses in Biology and Medicine

ISBN: 978-3-540-73565-6 (Print) 978-3-540-73566-3 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv

  2. Ultrafast Lasers in Medicine

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-27

      Ultrahigh-Resolution Optical Coherence Tomography Using Femtosecond Lasers

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      Pages 29-51

      Two-Photon Laser Scanning Microscopy

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      Pages 53-73

      Femtosecond Lasers in Ophthalmology: Surgery and Imaging

  3. Ultrafast Lasers in Biology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 75-75

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      Pages 77-94

      Ultrafast Peptide and Protein Dynamics by Vibrational Spectroscopy

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      Pages 95-115

      Photosynthetic Light-Harvesting

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      Pages 117-140

      Primary Photosynthetic Energy Conversion in Bacterial Reaction Centers

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      Pages 141-164

      Ultrafast Primary Reactions in the Photosystems of Oxygen-Evolving Organisms

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      Pages 165-199

      Primary Photochemistry in the Photoactive Yellow Protein: The Prototype Xanthopsin

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      Pages 201-241

      Structure Based Kinetics by Time-Resolved X-ray Crystallography

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      Pages 243-277

      Primary Reactions in Retinal Proteins

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      Pages 279-309

      Ultrashort Laser Pulses in Single Molecule Spectroscopy

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 311-320