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APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Editor: James C. Wyant
  • Vol. 46, Iss. 18 — Jun. 20, 2007
  • pp: 3694–3699

Axial superresolution of two-photon microfabrication

P. Wei, O. F. Tan, Y. Zhu, and G. H. Duan  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 46, Issue 18, pp. 3694-3699 (2007)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.46.003694


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Abstract

An axial superresolution diffraction theory is developed in a two-photon microfabrication system. This method can improve the axial superresolution of the two-photon microfabrication system. A theoretical analysis of the photosensitive resin is discussed based on the exciting power and the concentration of free radical theory. Simulated results of the two-photon microfabrication verify the method and show that it can provide insight into the microfabrication system.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(220.4000) Optical design and fabrication : Microstructure fabrication
(220.4610) Optical design and fabrication : Optical fabrication
(220.4830) Optical design and fabrication : Systems design
(220.4840) Optical design and fabrication : Testing

ToC Category:
Imaging Systems

History
Original Manuscript: August 23, 2006
Revised Manuscript: February 4, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: March 5, 2007
Published: May 31, 2007

Citation
P. Wei, O. F. Tan, Y. Zhu, and G. H. Duan, "Axial superresolution of two-photon microfabrication," Appl. Opt. 46, 3694-3699 (2007)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-46-18-3694


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