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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 15, Iss. 21 — Oct. 17, 2007
  • pp: 13731–13744

Retinally stabilized cone-targeted stimulus delivery

David W. Arathorn, Qiang Yang, Curtis R. Vogel, Yuhua Zhang, Pavan Tiruveedhula, and Austin Roorda  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 15, Issue 21, pp. 13731-13744 (2007)

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We demonstrate projection of highly stabilized, aberration-corrected stimuli directly onto the retina by means of real-time retinal image motion signals in combination with high speed modulation of a scanning laser. In three subjects with good fixation stability, stimulus location accuracy averaged 0.26 arcminutes or approximately 1.3 microns, which is smaller than the cone-to-cone spacing at the fovea. We also demonstrate real-time correction for image distortions in adaptive optics scanning laser ophthalmoscope (AOSLO) with an intraframe accuracy of about 7 arcseconds.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(170.0170) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical optics and biotechnology
(170.4460) Medical optics and biotechnology : Ophthalmic optics and devices

ToC Category:
Medical Optics and Biotechnology

Original Manuscript: July 23, 2007
Revised Manuscript: September 28, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: October 3, 2007
Published: October 4, 2007

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David W. Arathorn, Qiang Yang, Curtis R. Vogel, Yuhua Zhang, Pavan Tiruveedhula, and Austin Roorda, "Retinally stabilized cone-targeted stimulus delivery," Opt. Express 15, 13731-13744 (2007)

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