A new speckle removal algorithm is shown to be very effective at enhancing the quality of optical coherence tomography (OCT) images. An analysis of its performance shows advantages over other widely used techniques.
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(100.0100) Image processing : Image processing
(100.2980) Image processing : Image enhancement
(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(170.4500) Medical optics and biotechnology : Optical coherence tomography
G. Gregori, C. A. Puliafito, and R. W. Knighton, "A new speckle removal algorithm for optical coherence tomography," in Biomedical Topical Meeting, OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2004), paper FH43.
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