We present Brillouin confocal microscopy with high throughput and high extinction for non-invasive mechanical measurements of tissue and biomaterials. In particular, we demonstrate biomechanical characterization of crystalline lens and cornea.
© 2010 The Optical Society
(160.0160) Materials : Materials
(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(170.1790) Medical optics and biotechnology : Confocal microscopy
(160.1435) Materials : Biomaterials
g. scarcelli and S. H. Yun, "Brillouin Microscopy for Ocular Biomechanics," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2010, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2010), paper JMD5.