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APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Editor: Joseph N. Mait
  • Vol. 51, Iss. 29 — Oct. 10, 2012
  • pp: 6913–6916

Remote Fourier transform-infrared spectral imaging system with hollow-optical fiber bundle

Chenhui Huang, Saiko Kino, Takashi Katagiri, and Yuji Matsuura  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 51, Issue 29, pp. 6913-6916 (2012)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.51.006913


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Abstract

A spectral imaging system consisting of a Fourier transform-infrared spectrometer, a high-speed infrared camera, and a bundle of hollow-optical fibers transmitting infrared radiation images was constructed. Infrared transmission spectra were obtained by carefully processing multiple interferograms taken by high-speed photography. Infrared spectral images of a variety of samples captured by the system were measured. We successfully detected existence maps of the oil and fat of biological samples by mapping the transmission of specific wavelengths in the spectrum.

© 2012 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.2350) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics imaging
(170.3880) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical and biological imaging

ToC Category:
Fiber Optics and Optical Communications

History
Original Manuscript: June 19, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: August 28, 2012
Published: October 2, 2012

Citation
Chenhui Huang, Saiko Kino, Takashi Katagiri, and Yuji Matsuura, "Remote Fourier transform-infrared spectral imaging system with hollow-optical fiber bundle," Appl. Opt. 51, 6913-6916 (2012)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-51-29-6913


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