Biological Effects of Coherent and Noncoherent IR Radiation

  • Louis A. Court
  • Daniel Courant
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 242)


The knowledge of immediate and long-term biological, physiological effects of IR non coherent and coherent (laser and laser devices) light is only the way to establish permissible exposure levels and to define a good approach of medical lasers useful. The research of various biological, physiological functional behavioral criteria, which accurately reflect the changes with IR non coherent and coherent light provide generally valuable information on current, proposed safety standards.


Pulse Repetition Frequency Outer Nuclear Layer Retinal Damage Ocular Medium Ocular Effect 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Louis A. Court
    • 1
  • Daniel Courant
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre de Recherches du Service de Sante des ArmeesCommissariat a l’ Energie AtomiqueGrenoble and Fontenay aux RosesFrance

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