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Review of Terahertz Pulsed Imaging for Pharmaceutical Film Coating Analysis

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Department of Engineering, Lancaster University, Lancaster LA1 4YW, UK
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Department of Information Science, Nanjing Forestry University, Nanjing 210037, Jiangsu, China
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TeraView Ltd., 1, Enterprise Cambridge Research Park, Cambridge CB25 9PD, UK
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Department of Electrical Engineering and Electronics, University of Liverpool, Liverpool L69 3GJ, UK
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Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, University of Cambridge, Philippa Fawcett Drive, Cambridge CB3 0AS, UK
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Sensors 2020, 20(5), 1441; https://doi.org/10.3390/s20051441
Received: 29 January 2020 / Revised: 27 February 2020 / Accepted: 2 March 2020 / Published: 6 March 2020
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Advanced Industrial Terahertz Sensing Applications)
Terahertz pulsed imaging (TPI) was introduced approximately fifteen years ago and has attracted a lot of interest in the pharmaceutical industry as a fast, non-destructive modality for quantifying film coatings on pharmaceutical dosage forms. In this topical review, we look back at the use of TPI for analysing pharmaceutical film coatings, highlighting the main contributions made and outlining the key challenges ahead. View Full-Text
Keywords: film coatings; TPI; terahertz; characterization film coatings; TPI; terahertz; characterization
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Alves-Lima, D.; Song, J.; Li, X.; Portieri, A.; Shen, Y.; Zeitler, J.A.; Lin, H. Review of Terahertz Pulsed Imaging for Pharmaceutical Film Coating Analysis. Sensors 2020, 20, 1441. https://doi.org/10.3390/s20051441

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Alves-Lima D, Song J, Li X, Portieri A, Shen Y, Zeitler JA, Lin H. Review of Terahertz Pulsed Imaging for Pharmaceutical Film Coating Analysis. Sensors. 2020; 20(5):1441. https://doi.org/10.3390/s20051441

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Alves-Lima, Décio; Song, Jun; Li, Xiaoran; Portieri, Alessia; Shen, Yaochun; Zeitler, J. A.; Lin, Hungyen. 2020. "Review of Terahertz Pulsed Imaging for Pharmaceutical Film Coating Analysis" Sensors 20, no. 5: 1441. https://doi.org/10.3390/s20051441

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