Light and eye safety

David H. Sliney

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


Extensive biomedical research has established thresholds for ocular injury from optical radiation-particularly with respect to laser exposure. US and international exposure limits exist for human cornea, lens and retina for all wavelengths of interest.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557528780
StatePublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2009 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: Oct 11 2009Oct 15 2009


OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2009
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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