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  • Vol. 6, Iss. 12 — Dec. 1, 2008
  • pp: 899–901

Fiber-optic Fourier-domain common-path OCT

Xuan Liu, Xiaolu Li, Do-Hyun Kim, Ilko Ilev, and Jin U. Kang  »View Author Affiliations


Chinese Optics Letters, Vol. 6, Issue 12, pp. 899-901 (2008)


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Abstract

We experimentally and theoretically investigated the performance of a fiber-optic based Fourier-domain common-path optical coherence tomography (OCT). The fiber-optic common-path OCT operated at the 840-nm center wavelength. The resolution of the system was 8.8 \mum (in air) and the working depth using a bare fiber probe was approximately 1.5 mm. The signal-to-noise ratio (SNR) of the system was analyzed. OCT images obtained by the system were also presented.

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OCIS Codes
(070.0070) Fourier optics and signal processing : Fourier optics and signal processing
(110.4500) Imaging systems : Optical coherence tomography

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Xuan Liu, Xiaolu Li, Do-Hyun Kim, Ilko Ilev, and Jin U. Kang, "Fiber-optic Fourier-domain common-path OCT," Chin. Opt. Lett. 6, 899-901 (2008)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/col/abstract.cfm?URI=col-6-12-899


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