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Biomedical Optics Express

  • Editor: Joseph A. Izatt
  • Vol. 4, Iss. 6 — Jun. 1, 2013
  • pp: 778–788

Frequency multiplexed long range swept source optical coherence tomography

Mantas Zurauskas, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu  »View Author Affiliations


Biomedical Optics Express, Vol. 4, Issue 6, pp. 778-788 (2013)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/BOE.4.000778


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Abstract

We present a novel swept source optical coherence tomography configuration, equipped with acousto-optic deflectors that can be used to simultaneously acquire multiple B-scans originating from different depths. The sensitivity range of the configuration is evaluated while acquiring five simultaneous B-scans. Then the configuration is employed to demonstrate long range B-scan imaging by combining two simultaneous B-scans from a mouse head sample.

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OCIS Codes
(110.4500) Imaging systems : Optical coherence tomography
(110.6880) Imaging systems : Three-dimensional image acquisition
(120.3180) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Interferometry
(140.3600) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, tunable
(170.0110) Medical optics and biotechnology : Imaging systems
(170.1065) Medical optics and biotechnology : Acousto-optics

ToC Category:
Optical Coherence Tomography

History
Original Manuscript: February 19, 2013
Revised Manuscript: April 30, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: April 30, 2013
Published: May 2, 2013

Citation
Mantas Zurauskas, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, "Frequency multiplexed long range swept source optical coherence tomography," Biomed. Opt. Express 4, 778-788 (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/boe/abstract.cfm?URI=boe-4-6-778


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