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Sune Svanberg
Lund University (Sweden)
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Sune Svanberg will present his latest work at SPIE/OSA European Conference on Biomedical Optics 2015 Plenary Session. Read his recent article: Optical detection of middle ear infection using spectroscopic techniques: phantom experiments.

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Progress in Biomedical Optics: 1605-7422
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