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ANALYSIS OF HUMAN SEMEN USING MICROWAVES

By A. Lonappan, G. N. Bindu, V. Thomas, and K. T. Mathew

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Abstract:
Microwave engineering now a days plays a vital tool in diagnostic and therapeutic medicine. A quality evaluation of human semen at microwave frequencies using the measurements made at different intervals of time by cavity perturbation technique in the S-band of microwave spectrum is presented in this paper. Semen samples were also examined in the microscopic as well as macroscopic level in clinical laboratory. It is observed that conductivity of semen depends upon the motility of sperm and it increases as time elapses, which finds applications in forensic medicine.

Citation:
A. Lonappan, G. N. Bindu, V. Thomas, and K. T. Mathew, "Analysis of Human Semen Using Microwaves," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 57, 277-284, 2006.
doi:10.2528/PIER05060201
http://www.jpier.org/PIER/pier.php?paper=0506021

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