A retrofitted scattering spectroscopy system expands capabilities of a commercial inverted darkfield microscope. It measures wavelength- and angularly-resolved scattering using a spectrometer and the Fourier plane, respectively, and allows direct imaging of the target region.
© 2006 Optical Society of America
(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(170.1530) Medical optics and biotechnology : Cell analysis
(290.0290) Scattering : Scattering
(290.5820) Scattering : Scattering measurements
W. J. Cottrell, J. D. Wilson, and T. H. Foster, "Scattering Spectroscopy with Novel Darkfield Microscope Instrumentation," in Frontiers in Optics, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2006), paper FTuQ4.