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Novel Techniques in Microscopy
Monterey, California United States
April 4-6, 2011
ISBN: 978-1-55752-909-1
Phase I (NTuB)

X-ray Photon Sieves for Phase-contrast Microscopy

Guanxiao Cheng, Chao Hu, and Max Q.-H. Meng  »View Author Affiliations


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A diffractive compound objective integrated the Zernike phase shift in an apodized photon sieve (ZAPS) is presented for high-resolution X-ray phase-contrast microscopy. The focusing properties of the ZAPS can be easily adjusted by pupil apodization.

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OCIS Codes
(340.7460) X-ray optics : X-ray microscopy
(050.1965) Diffraction and gratings : Diffractive lenses

G. Cheng, C. Hu, and M. Q. -. Meng, "X-ray Photon Sieves for Phase-contrast Microscopy," in Optics in the Life Sciences, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2011), paper NTuB7.

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