A Monte Carlo model based on Mie theory for optical coherence tomography

Lirong Wang, Guoqiang Li, Nasser Peyghambarian

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


This paper uses Monte Carlo simulation and Mie theory to build up the OCT theoretical model. Our simulation based on this model fits some common phenomena in OCT very well.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)1557527970, 9781557527974
StatePublished - 2005
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005 - Tucson, AZ, United States
Duration: Oct 16 2005Oct 21 2005

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2005
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityTucson, AZ


  • Highly scattering medium
  • Mie theory
  • Monte Carlo simulation
  • Optical coherence tomography
  • Polarized light

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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