Natural Phenomena Simulation Group

University of Waterloo



T. Francis Chen

Ph.D. Thesis

Master's Thesis

Book Chapters

Baranoski,G.V.G.; Chen, T.F.; Krishnaswamy, A.
Multilayer modeling of skin color and translucency (preprint)
In: Computational Biophysics of the Skin, Chapter 1, pp. 3-24
Editor: Bernard Querleux, Pan Stanford Publishing, Singapore, July, 2014.
Print ISBN: 978-9-81-446384-3
eBook ISBN: 978-9-81-446385-0

Baranoski, G.V.G.; Chen, T.F.
Optical Properties of Skin Surface
In: Agache's Measuring the Skin, Volume 1, Chapter 9, pp. 85-98 .
Editors: Philippe Humbert, Howard Maibach, Ferial Fanian
and Pierre Agache, Springer International Publishing, Cham, Switzerland, 2017.
ISBN: 978-3-319-32381-7 (print)

Publications in Journals and Conferences

*According to the Thomson Scientific rankings for journal citations, this journal has the fifth highest 5-year impact factor in the optics field in 2011.
**Acceptance rate of 25%.
***This journal was ranked top 3 for impact factor in the field of optics in 2008, according to the Thomson Scientific rankings for journal citations.

Technical Reports

Research Related Images

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  • Hyperspectral Modeling of Skin Appearance
  • Extending the Educational Scope of a Particle-Based Simulation Framework through Parallelization
  • Bulk scattering approximations for HeNe laser transmitted through paper

Research Related Animations

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  • Hyperspectral Modeling of Skin Appearance

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