Integrated Photoelasticity as Tensor Field Tomography

  • H. K. Aben


Tomography is a powerful method of determining the internal structure of various objects (Herman 1980). In tomography a certain radiation (X-rays, protons, acoustic waves, light rays, etc.) is passed through a section of the object in many directions, and properties of the radiation (intensity, phase, deflection, etc.) after passing the object are recorded for many rays. Experimental data for a certain value of the angle θ (Fig. 1) are named projection.


Scalar Field Tensor Field Dielectric Tensor Axisymmetric Body Light Vector 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. K. Aben
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  1. 1.Institute of CyberneticsAcademy of Sciences of the Estonian SSRTallinnEstonia, USSR

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