Photoacoustic and Photothermal Phenomena: Proceedings of the 5th International Topical Meeting, Heidelberg, Fed. Rep. of Germany, July 27-30, 1987

Photoacoustic and Photothermal Phenomena: Proceedings of the 5th International Topical Meeting, Heidelberg, Fed. Rep. of Germany, July 27-30, 1987

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ISBN-13: 9783662137055
Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date: 03/26/2013
Series: Springer Series in Optical Sciences , #58
Edition description: Softcover reprint of the original 1st ed. 1988
Pages: 575
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.05(d)

Table of Contents

Spectroscopy.- Thermal Wave Spectroscopies — Where Do They Win?.- Fourier Transform Photoacoustic Spectroscopy of Solids.- Photoacoustic X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy.- X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy of Thin Films with a Pyroelectric Thermal Wave Detector.- Vacuum Ultraviolet Photoacoustic Spectroscopy of Organic Solids Using Synchrotron Radiation as a Light Source.- Simultaneous Detection of Photoacoustic and Fluorescence Signals by X-Ray Excitation.- Study of the Photoacoustic Signal of Transparent Double-Layer Polymer Films Using FTIR.- Photopyroelectric Spectroscopy (P 2ES) of Electronic Defect Centers in Crystalline n-CdS.- Characterization of n-CdS/Polysulfide Photoelectrochemical Cells via Photothermal Deflection and Photoaction Spectroscopies.- Photoacoustic Detection of Light-Shifts in Molecules.- Spectroscopic Parameters of the DODCI Photoisomer from Laser-Induced Optoacoustic Spectroscopy.- Step-and-Integrate Interferometry in the Mid-Infrared with Photothermal Beam Deflection and Sample-Gas-Microphone Detection.- Photoacoustic UV Spectra of Some Environmental Chemicals with Low Volatility Adsorbed on SiO2 and Al2O3 Powders.- Photopyroelectric Spectroscopy of Water in the Near Infrared.- Chalcopyrite Semiconductors — A PAS Study.- Optical Properties of Cholesteric Liquid Crystals by Photoacoustics.- High Accuracy Measurements of Reflectivity of Laser Mirrors by a Novel Photoacoustic Technique.- Kinetics and Relaxation.- Optoacoustic Measurement of Isotope Effects in the H2-Cl2 Reaction.- Measurement of the Reaction Rate of BrNO + Br ?Br2 + NO by the Thermal Lens Method.- Determination of Dynamic Properties of the System N2O4 = 2NO2 by Photoacoustic Resonance Spectroscopy.- Study of Intracavity Absorption and Laser Behaviour by Photoacoustic Resonance Spectroscopy.- Studies of Vibrational Relaxation of Silane and Its Fluorine Derivatives by a Time Resolved Photoacoustic Technique.- A Time-Resolved Thermal-Lensing Investigation of Photosensitization of Singlet Oxygen.- The Thermal Lens Applied to Photoacoustics.- Optical Detection of the Pulsed Photoacoustic Signal Combined with Thermal Lens Measurement: A Powerful New Tool for Radiationless Relaxation Studies.- Time-Resolved Laser-Induced Optoacoustic Spectroscopy.- Photoacoustic Investigation of Energy Transfer in Adsorbed Layers.- Photothermal Investigation of In Vitro Photochemistry of Psoralens.- Trace Analysis.- Atmospheric Trace Gas Monitoring by Laser Photoacoustic Spectroscopy.- CO-Laser Photoacoustic System for IR Spectroscopy of Gases and Vapors.- On-Line Monitoring of Air Pollutants with a Mobile Computer-Controlled CO2 Laser Photoacoustic System.- Trace Analysis of Freons by Optoacoustic CO2 Laser Detection.- Infrared Lasers for Optoacoustic Detection of Vapours.- Photoacoustic Detection of Formaldehyde as a Minority Component in Gas Mixtures.- Laser-Induced Photoacoustic Spectroscopy for the Speciation of Actinides in Submicromol Concentrations.- CO2 Laser Based N2O Photoacoustic Monitor.- Photoacoustic Monitoring of the Time Course of Ammonia Formation During the Spoilage of Inoculated Beef at Room Temperature.- Ethylene Exhalation of a Single Flower Detected by Photoacoustic Methods.- Detection of Ultrafine Particles in Liquids Using a Breakdown Acoustic Effect.- Optothermal Stabilization of a CO2 Waveguide Pump Laser.- Surfaces and Thin Films.- Photoacoustic Studies of Surface Plasmons in Metallic Microstructures.- Nanosecond Photoacoustic Studies of UV Laser Ablation of Polymers and Biological Materials.- Pressure and Velocity Profiles Generated by Laser-Heated Spherical Droplets.- Surface Temperature and Thin Film Investigations by Pulsed Laser Photothermal Displacement Spectroscopy.- Laser Energy Deposition at Sapphire Surfaces Studied by Pulsed Photothermal Deformation.- Adsorption-Desorption at a Solid Surface Detected by the Mirage Effect.- Detection of Adsorbed Gases by Mass Diffusion Waves.- Photoacoustic Analysis of Liquid Surface Films on Liquids.- Transient Thermoreflectance of Thin Metal Films in the Picosecond Regime.- Energy Transfer from Energetic Ions to Thin Films Using a Pyroelectric Calorimeter.- Simultaneous Photoacoustic and Photoelectrochemical Study of a TiO2 Thin-Film Semiconductor Electrode.- Weak Absorbance Measurement of Optical Thin Films Using the Laser Photothermal Deflection Technique.- Standing Light Waves Investigated by Photothermal Spectroscopy.- The Reverse Mirage Effect: Catching the Thermal Wave at the Solid-Liquid Interface.- Photothermal Investigations on Small Silver Particles.- Separation of Plasmon Polariton Modes in Small Metal Particles.- Probe-Beam Deflection Measurement of Photothermal Desorption of Moisture Adsorbed on Gold or Silicon in Atmospheric Conditions.- Applications to Semiconductors.- Theory of Bulk and Near Surface Effects on the Modulated Optical Reflectance in Silicon.- Detection of Stable and Metastable Interface States in Silicon with Modulated Optical Reflectance.- Study of Photoacoustic Spectra of Amorphous Semiconductor Superlattice Films.- Transducer-Less SEAM of III–V Compound Semiconductors.- Time and Spatially Resolved Investigation of Transport in Semiconductors by the Mirage Effect.- Thermal and Optical Characterization of Thin Films by Mirage Detection.- Power Dissipation Mechanisms in Photovoltaic Cells.- Characterization of the Photoacoustic Optical and Thermal Properties of Ion-Implanted Si and GaAs Layers.- Influence of Surface Photovoltage on PZT-PAS Detection with Semiconductor Samples.- The Influence of Illumination on Photoacoustic Signals in Semiconductors.- Evolution of the Electron Acoustic Signal as a Function of Doping Level in III–V Compound Semiconductors.- Fourier Transform Photothermal Deflection Spectroscopy of Impurity Centres in CdS Films: Doping and Annealing Effects.- Ultrasonic Detection and Characterization.- High Frequency Phonons on Surfaces and in Periodic Structures.- Acoustic Microscopy — State of the Art and Recent Developments.- Interferometric Detection of Ultrasound at Rough Surfaces Using Optical Phase Conjugation.- Interaction of a Photoacoustic SAW Pulse with Grain Structure in Solids.- Anomalous Photoacoustic Behavior of Semiconductors: Evidence for Thermally Generated Surface Deformations.- Theoretical and Experimental Investigations of Broadband Thermoelastically Generated Ultrasonic Pulses.- Light Enhanced Ion-Acoustic Signal Generation in Si and GaAs.- Detector Strategy for Highly Versatile Scanning Electron Acoustic Microscopy (SEAM).- Anisotropy in Thermoacoustic Imaging of Single Crystals.- Sound Velocity Measurement of Chemical Solutions Using the Pulsed Photoacoustic Deflection Technique.- Mass and Heat Transfer.- Heat Diffusion and Fractals: Heterogeneous Media and Rough Surfaces.- Thermal Properties and Photoacoustic Signals of Rough and Porous Opaque Solids — Statistical Geometrical Model Considerations.- The Effect of Grain Size on the Photoacoustic Signal from Small Particles.- The Importance of an Adsorbed Liquid Layer for the Enhancement of Photoacoustic Signals.- Detection of Water Permeation with the Photoacoustic Effect.- Effect of Diffusive and Convective Transport of Mass on the Photoacoustic Effect of Binary Mixtures of Liquids.- Diffusion Waves: Analogy to Thermal Waves.- Influence of Flowing Gases on the Amplitude of Gas-Microphone-Detected Photoacoustic Signals from Porous and Non-Porous Solids.- Investigation of Anisotropic Thermal Diffusivity Using the “Mirage Effect”.- Fast Pulsed Photothermal Method Applied to Micrometer Coating Characterization.- Spectroscopic Determination of Thermal Diffusivity of Semiconductors by Photothermal Deflection Spectroscopy: Application to GaAs.- Thermal Diffusivity Measurements Using Piezoelectric Detection.- Analysis of Pulsed PA Signals Using the Finite Element Method.- Photoacoustic Characterization of CoO-Doped Soda-Lime Glasses: Thermal Diffusivity.- Study of Complex Specific Heat in the Glass Transition Regime.- Photoacoustic Study of Critical Behaviour of Thermal Parameters in Liquid Crystal Phase Transitions.- Study of Phase Transitions and Thermal Properties of PTS Single Crystals by the Photoacoustic Effect.- Thermal Wave Nondestructive Evaluation.- Photothermal Imaging with Sub-100-nm Spatial Resolution.- Mechanisms for the Generation and Scattering of Sound and Thermal Waves in Thermoacoustic Microscopes.- The Nature of Harmonic Heat Flow.- New, Rigorous Inversion Imaging Technique for Thermal Waves.- Image Distortion in Optical-Beam-Deflection Imaging.- Profile of the Local AC Temperature Distribution in a Thermally Insulating Solid.- Photothermal Evaluation of Layered Samples with High Accuracy Based on 3-D Analysis of Thermal Waves.- The 3-D Character of Mirage Detection: Three Examples of Practical Importance.- Nondestructive Evaluation of Solids by Photothermal Interferometry on Nonreflective Surfaces.- Enhanced Thermographic Imaging for Subsurface Flaw Detection by Full-Field Heating of the Inspected Surface.- Nondestructive Evaluation of Ceramic and Metallic Components by Photoacoustic Microscopy.- Automatic Measurements of Thermal Resistances by the Mirage Effect.- Parallel Thermal Wave Imaging Using a Vector Lock-In Video Technique.- Pulsed Photothermal Radiometry for Measuring Subsurface Air Gap Thickness or Contact Thermal Resistance.- Thermal Wave Characterization of Translucent Ceramic Coatings.- Photothermal Nondestructive Inspection of Paint and Coatings.- Analysis of Thermal Wave Reflectivity at Rough Surfaces in Contact.- Photoacoustic Measurement of Subsurface Air Gaps.- Thermal Wave Imaging of Ceramic Thermal Barrier Coatings.- Laser-Generated Thermal Wave Interference for NDT of Hard Coatings on Boiler Tubes and Reactor Components.- A New PTR Imaging System for the Characterization of Layered Materials.- Thermal Depth Profiling of a Plasma-Exposed Metallic Plate.- Nondestructive Testing of Carbon Fibre Reinforced Plastics (CFRP) by Thermal Wave Radiometry.- Inhomogeneous Ferromagnetic Resonance Absorption in Ferrites Detected by Photothermal Techniques.- Experimental Techniques.- Frequency Modulation Time Delay Photopyroelectric Spectrometry (FM-TD P 2ES).- Numerical Simulation of the Signal Generation and Detection Process in a Pyroelectric Calorimeter.- Optical Bistability by Photothermal Displacement.- Investigation of Material with a Single Laser Photo-Displacement Technique.- Displacement Sensor by Measuring the Phase of Thermal Waves in Air.- Photothermal Imaging with a Spatially Multiplexed Excitation.- Spatially Multiplexed Photothermal Detection Using a Charge Coupled Linear Photodiode Array.- Laser Diodes and Optical Fibers: Two New Approaches for Mirage Detection Sensors.- Comparison of the Sensitivity and Time Resolution of the PVF2 Foil and Beam Deflection Detection Methods for Pulsed Photoacoustic Signals in Liquids.- Single-Beam Thermal Wave Microscopes.- The Simultaneous Detection of Photoacoustic Waves by Two Techniques.- Stray-Light Corrections in Frequency-Dependent Photoacoustics with Transparent Cells.- A Magnetostrictively Linearised Gas Coupled Microphone Cell for Quantitative PAS.- Measurement of Optical Coating Absorptivity Using Optoacoustic Detection.- Time-Resolved IR Video Imaging with Synchronized Scanned Laser Heating.- Temporal Moment Method in Pulsed Photothermal Radiometry: Application to Carbon Epoxy NDT.- Double-Dispersive Opto-Thermal Transient Emission Radiometry.- Photothermally Induced Mode Interaction in Optical Fibers.- Biological and Medical Applications.- Pulsed-Laser Optoacoustic and Thermal-Lensing Studies of Relaxation Processes in Biological Systems and Molecules of Biological Interest.- Photoacoustic Spectroscopy of Biological Photoreceptor Membranes.- Inverse Yield Changes of Heat and Fluorescence During Photoinhibition of Photosynthesis.- Laser-Induced Optoacoustic Spectroscopy (LIOAS) of Photosynthetic Systems.- Kinetic Analysis of the Photoacoustically Measured Photosynthetic Oxygen Response to Additional Blue and Far-Red Light.- Applications of Power Optoacoustic Effects in Medicine and Biology.- Photoacoustic Spectroscopy of Human Blood: Oxidation and Sedimentation Studies.- Application of Photoacoustic Spectroscopy to Human Blood.- Effect of Hematological Parameters on the PTR Signal During Blood Sedimentation.- Penetration of Topically Applied Drugs Through Human Skin Investigated by Photoacoustic Spectroscopy.- Photoacoustic In Vitro Investigation of Human Skin.- A New Electronic Transition Observed in Concentrated Aqueous Solutions of Hematoporphyrin IX, as Detected by Photoacoustic Spectroscopy.- Photoacoustic and Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Detection of Manganese III Hematoporphyrin in Mouse Organs.- Photoacoustic Imaging Immunoassay for Biological Component Microanalysis.- Basic Study of Photoacoustic Immunoassay and Determination of Trace Rheumatoid Factor.- A Two-Photon Thermal Lensing Study of All-trans Retinal from 25,000 to 34,000 cm?1.- Photoacoustic Spectra of Green Leaves and of White Leaves Treated with the Bleaching Herbicide Norfluorazon.

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