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  • adj. Describing the production of heat by photoexcitation


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  • So these nanoparticles and the type of therapy called photothermal cancer therapy actually has remarkably high success rates with eliminating tumors and it is -- has actually transitioned to the clinic in the last year-and-a-half.

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  • At the company's Houston headquarters, scientists are also developing a new form of cancer treatment called photothermal destruction.

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  • The sun shines, regardless of the presence or absence of photovoltaic solar modules or photothermal systems.

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  • That mirage is created by photothermal deflection - the heat is bending the light rays, creating the impression that there's a puddle up ahead.

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  • Better characterization of single nanoparticles is important to researchers pursuing microscopic optical sensors, subwavelength "super lenses," catalysis and photothermal cancer therapies that use nanoparticles.

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  • Each set of particles was photographed with a scanning electron microscope and then analyzed for its absorption and scattering properties via single-particle photothermal imaging and laser dark-field scattering.

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  • Nanoparticles provide a targeted version of photothermal therapy for German physician Paul Ehrlich coined the term Zuberkugel, or - Articles related to Are your eyes puffy when you wake up in the morning?

  • It will explore the basics of nanoparticles, the experimental measurement of nanoparticle interactions with biological tissues, photothermal, and photochemical mechanisms of nanotherapy.

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  • This material converts the light energy emitted by blue laser diode into heat as a result of photothermal effect. - Business News


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