Case Studies of THz Pulsed TDI

  • Kaori Fukunaga
Part of the Cultural Heritage Science book series (CUHESC)


THz pulsed TDI has been used to study various museum objects around the world. This chapter introduces its practical examples using a commercial THz pulsed TDI system. The imaging results presented here should help potential users to understand the benefits and the limitations of THz pulsed TDI for such applications. Additionally, the examples given here may also prompt THz experts to think of new applications or new functions for their THz products and systems.


Terahertz pulsed time domain imaging Art Archaeology Fabric Mummy Painting Panel screen 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kaori Fukunaga
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  1. 1.National Institute of Information and Communications TechnologyTokyoJapan

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