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Light-tissue interactions for developing portable and wearable optoelectronic devices for sensing of tissue condition, diagnostics and treatment in Photodynamic therapy (PDT) (University of St Andrews, 2016-06-25) - ThesisThis thesis presents the development and in-vivo applications of wearable and portable devices for the investigation of light interaction with tissue involved in Photodynamic therapy (PDT) and during contraction of muscles. ...
(University of St Andrews, 2003) - ThesisThis thesis describes an experimental investigation of optical frequency conversion in isotropic semiconductor waveguides by use of several phase-matching approaches. Efficient, type I second harmonic generation of ...
(University of St Andrews, 2018-06-27) - Thesis
(University of St Andrews, 2016-06-22) - Thesis
(University of St Andrews, 2005) - ThesisWe conduct an investigation into the role that turbulence plays in the formation of stars. In small clouds, with masses of ~ 30 Mʘ and where the turbulence is only injected at the start, we find that the turbulence does ...