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Novel Techniques in Microscopy
Vancouver Canada
April 26-30, 2009
ISBN: 978-1-55752-871-1
New Techniques I (NWA)

CMOS Descanning and Acousto-Optic Scanning Enable Faster Confocal Imaging

Dejan Vučinić, Yu M. Chi, Gert Cauwenberghs, and Terrence J. Sejnowski


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Fast pixel random access capabilities of CMOS imagers are exploited to create a virtual pinhole or slit in synchrony with acousto-optic laser beam scanning to significantly speed up confocal microscopy.

© 2009 The Optical Society

OCIS Codes
(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(180.0180) Microscopy : Microscopy
(180.1790) Microscopy : Confocal microscopy
(170.1065) Medical optics and biotechnology : Acousto-optics

D. Vučinić, Y. M. Chi, G. Cauwenberghs, and T. J. Sejnowski, "CMOS Descanning and Acousto-Optic Scanning Enable Faster Confocal Imaging," in Advances in Imaging, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2009), paper NWA6.

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