Suppression of CARS signal generation is demonstrated via ground state depletion in a theoretical investigation. Using a donut-shaped control light field for population transfer results in sub-diffraction-limited spatial resolution CARS microscopy.
© 2012 OSA
C. Cleff, P. Gross, C. Fallnich, H. L. Offerhaus, J. L. Herek, K. Kruse, W. P. Beeker, C. Lee, and K. Boller, "Sub-diffraction-limited spatial resolution in CARS microscopy by ground state depletion," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics 2012, OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2012), paper QF3D.7.
References are not available for this paper.