ABSTRACT

A number of applications including scientific spectroscopy, security screening, and medical imaging have benefitted from the development and utilization of new and emerging terahertz (THz) generation and detection techniques. Exploring recent discoveries and the advancements of biological behaviors through THz spectroscopy and imaging and the devel

chapter 1|8 pages

Introduction to Biomedical Studies Using Terahertz Waves

ByJoo-Hiuk Son

chapter 2|20 pages

Terahertz Sources and Detectors

ByHyunyong Choi, Joo-Hiuk Son

chapter 3|18 pages

Tabletop High-Power Terahertz Pulse Generation Techniques

ByYun-Shik Lee

chapter 4|20 pages

Terahertz Imaging and Tomography Techniques

ByHyunyong Choi, Joo-Hiuk Son

chapter 5|26 pages

Compact Solid-State Electronic Terahertz Devices and Circuits

ByJae-Sung Rieh, Daekeun Yoon, Jongwon Yun

chapter 7|18 pages

Terahertz Characteristics of Water and Liquids

BySeung Jae Oh, Seungjoo Haam, Jin-Suck Suh

chapter 8|18 pages

Probing Solvation Dynamics by Terahertz Absorption Spectroscopy

ByBenjamin Born, Matthias Heyden, Simon Ebbinghaus, Martina Havenith

chapter 9|20 pages

Terahertz Spectroscopy of Biological Molecules

BySeongsin Margaret Kim and Mohammad P. Hokmabadi

chapter 10|22 pages

Terahertz Spectroscopic Insight into the Structure–Function Relation in Protein Molecules

ByNikolay Brandt, Andrey Chikishev, Alexey Kargovsky, Alexander Shkurinov

chapter 11|16 pages

Protein Dielectric Response at Terahertz Frequencies: : Correlated and Diffusive Contributions

ByDeepu K. George, Andrea G. Markelz

chapter 12|30 pages

Nonlinear Interaction of Amino Acids and Proteins with Terahertz Waves

ByGurpreet Kaur, Xi-Cheng Zhang

chapter 13|26 pages

Biological Effects of Broadband Terahertz Pulses

ByLyubov V. Titova, Frank A. Hegmann, Olga Kovalchuk

chapter 14|12 pages

Terahertz Dynamic Imaging of Skin Drug Absorption

ByKyung Won Kim, Joon Koo Han, Joo-Hiuk Son

chapter 15|18 pages

Terahertz for the Detection of Skin Cancer

ByCecil Joseph, Shuting Fan, Emma MacPherson, Vincent P. Wallace

chapter 16|22 pages

Application of Terahertz Technology to Breast Cancer

ByMaarten R. Grootendorst, Massimiliano Cariati, Philip C. Ashworth, Anthony J. Fitzgerald, Arnie Purushotham, and Vincent P. Wallace

chapter 17|14 pages

Frozen Terahertz Imaging of Oral Cancer

ByJae Yeon Park, Yookyeong Carolyn Sim, Joo-Hiuk Son

chapter 18|14 pages

Terahertz Molecular Imaging and Its Clinical Applications

ByKwang Sung Kim, Hyuk Jae Choi, Jae Yeon Park, Joo-Hiuk Son