Written by global experts, Nanobiophotonics offers in-depth details on this emerging, cross-disciplinary field. After discussions on cancer cell biology, electromagnetic fields, and nanophotonics, the book delves into nanobiophtoonics technologies and current research areas. This pioneering work covers the latest nanoscale and superresolution medical imaging methods and biomedical applications.
Contributors; Preface; Part I: Introduction; Chapter 1. Biology of the Cancer Cell; Chapter 2. Review of Electromagnetic Fields; Chapter 3. Introduction to Nanophotonics; Part II: Review of Methods; Chapter 4. Tissue Pathology: A Clinical Perspective; Chapter 5. Light Scattering in Inhomogeneous Media; Chapter 6. Theory of Second-Harmonic Generation; Chapter 7. Vision Restoration in the Nanobiophotonic Era; Chapter 8. Optical Low-Coherence Interferometric Techniques; Chapter 9. Plasmonics and Metamaterials; Part III: Current Research Areas; Chapter 10. Infrared Spectroscopic Imaging: An Integrative Approach to Pathology; Chapter 11. Scattering, Absorbing, and Modulating Nanoprobes for Coherence Imaging; Chapter 12. Second-Harmonic Generation Imaging of Collagen-Based Systems; Chapter 13. Plasmonics: Toward a New Paradigm for Light Manipulation at the Nanoscale; Chapter 14. Plasmon Resonance Energy Transfer; Chapter 15. Erythrocyte Nanoscale Flickering: A Marker for Disease; Chapter 15. Superresolution Far-Field Fluorescence Microscopy; Index