We introduce a new fast and accurate method for dynamic quantitative phase imaging of biological cells. The method enables imaging of sub-millisecond dynamic biological phenomena with sub-nanometer temporal stability. Initial experimental results are given.
© 2009 The Optical Society
(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(170.3880) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical and biological imaging
(180.0180) Microscopy : Microscopy
(180.3170) Microscopy : Interference microscopy
N. T. Shaked, M. T. Rinehart, and A. Wax, "Dynamic Quantitative Phase Microscopy of Biological Cells," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/International Quantum Electronics Conference, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2009), paper CFA4.