Steven L. Jacques
Biomedical Engineering and Dermatology
Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU)
Portland, Oregon, USA
"This paper discusses how to use an optical fiber spectrometer to measure the optical scattering properties of tissues"
NOTE: This analysis did not consider melanin, and did include bilirubin (porphyrin). An updated version of this analysis includes epidermal melanin and ignores bilirubin (see April 2008).