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Terahertz Spectroscopy

A Cutting Edge Technology

Edited by Jamal Uddin

Coppin State University, United States of America

The terahertz regime of the electromagnetic spectrum was largely unexplored due to the lack of technology needed to generate and detect the radiation. However, in the last couple of decades, there has been a dramatic increase in tools needed to harness the radiation. This remarkable progress made in the development of terahertz sources, components, and detectors has resulted in an ever-increasing inquisitiveness of the applications of terahertz technology in a wide range of fields including medicine, pharmaceuticals, security, sensing, and quality assurance. This book, Terahertz Spectroscopy - A Cutting Edge Technology, presents an overview of the recent advances in terahertz technology and their application in a vast array of fields. The scientists and students are encouraged to read and share the content of this volume. The book also provides a good starting point for researchers who are new to the terahertz regime. The various chapters of the book have been written by renowned scientists in different parts of the world who are at the forefront of terahertz research fields. It is our (InTech publisher, editor, and authors) hope that this book will enhance knowledge and stimulate more interest and future research in terahertz technology.

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Terahertz SpectroscopyA Cutting Edge TechnologyEdited by Jamal Uddin

Published: March 13th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/62805

ISBN: 978-953-51-3032-1

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3031-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6699-3

Copyright year: 2017

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28596 Total Chapter Downloads

17 Crossref Citations

27 Web of Science Citations

37 Dimensions Citations


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1. Terahertz (THz) Spectroscopy: A Cutting‐Edge Technology

By William Ghann and Jamal Uddin


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2. Terahertz Nanoantennas for Enhanced Spectroscopy

By Riccardo Piccoli, Andrea Rovere, Andrea Toma, Roberto Morandotti and Luca Razzari


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3. Research on Hydrogen-Bonded Materials Using Terahertz Technology

By Kei Takeya and Kodo Kawase


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4. Terahertz Fiber Sensing

By Borwen You and Ja-Yu Lu


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5. Terahertz Detectors (THzDs): Bridging the Gap for Energy Harvesting

By Kapil Bhatt, Shilpi Shriwastava, Sandeep Kumar, Sandeep and Chandra Charu Tripathi


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6. THz Metamaterial Characterization Using THz-TDS

By Christopher H. Kodama and Ronald A. Coutu, Jr.


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7. Determining the Complex Refractive Index of Materials in the Far-Infrared from Terahertz Time-Domain Data

By Maxime Bernier, Frédéric Garet and Jean-Louis Coutaz


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8. Terahertz Waveform Measurements Using a Chirped Optical Pulse and Terahertz Spectroscopy of Reverse Micellar Solution: Towards Time-resolved Terahertz Spectroscopy of Protein in Water

By Hiroshi Murakami


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9. Application of Terahertz Technology in Biomolecular Analysis and Medical Diagnosis

By Xin Zhang and Zhuoyong Zhang


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10. Broadly Tunable CW Terahertz Sources Using Intrinsic Josephson Junction Stacks in High‐Temperature Superconductors

By Manabu Tsujimoto, Takanari Kashiwagi, Hidetoshi Minami and Kazuo Kadowaki


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11. Terahertz Pulse Detection Techniques and Imaging Applications

By Sung-Liang Chen and L. Jay Guo


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12. Semiconductor THz Lasers and Their Applications in Spectroscopy of Explosives

By Mykhailo Klymenko, Oleksiy V. Shulika and Igor A. Sukhoivanov


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13. Terahertz Spectroscopy for Gastrointestinal Cancer Diagnosis

By Faustino Wahaia, Irmantas Kašalynas, Gintaras Valušis, Catia D. Carvalho Silva and Pedro L. Granja


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14. Nanostructured Indium Tin Oxides and Other Transparent Conducting Oxides: Characteristics and Applications in the THz Frequency Range

By Ci-Ling Pan, Chan-Shan Yang, Ru-Pin Pan, Peichen Yu and Gong-Ru Lin


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15. Ultrafast Carrier Dynamics at p-n Junction of Cu(In,Ga)Se2- Based Solar Cells Measured by Optical Pump Terahertz Probe Spectroscopy

By Woo-Jung Lee and Yong-Duck Chung


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