OSA's Digital Library

Optics Express

Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 18, Iss. 3 — Feb. 1, 2010
  • pp: 2760–2766

Reconstruction of high quality photoacoustic tomography with a limited-view scanning

Chao Tao and Xiaojun Liu  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 3, pp. 2760-2766 (2010)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.18.002760


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (476 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

The goal of this work is to resolve the limited-view problem of photoacoustic tomography (PAT). We report a two-loop iteration method to inverse the photoacoustic sources from the measured photoacoustic signals. PAT reconstruction with this method does not depend on the detection path. Therefore, the proposed method can provide recognizable image even when the detector only scans a small angle (about 20°~30°). The comparison with the delay-and-sum method shows the advantage of the proposed method in reconstructing image from incomplete data.

© 2010 OSA

OCIS Codes
(110.7170) Imaging systems : Ultrasound
(170.3880) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical and biological imaging
(170.5120) Medical optics and biotechnology : Photoacoustic imaging
(170.6960) Medical optics and biotechnology : Tomography

ToC Category:
Medical Optics and Biotechnology

History
Original Manuscript: November 10, 2009
Revised Manuscript: December 12, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: January 18, 2010
Published: January 26, 2010

Virtual Issues
Vol. 5, Iss. 4 Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics

Citation
Chao Tao and Xiaojun Liu, "Reconstruction of high quality photoacoustic tomography with a limited-view scanning," Opt. Express 18, 2760-2766 (2010)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-18-3-2760


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  

References

  1. T. Jetzfellner, D. Razansky, A. Rosenthal, R. Schulz, K.-H. Englmeier, and V. Ntziachristos, “Performance of iterative optoacoustic tomography with experimental data,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 95(1), 013703 (2009). [CrossRef]
  2. F. Kong, Y. C. Chen, H. O. Lloyd, R. H. Silverman, H. H. Kim, J. M. Cannata, and K. K. Shung, “High-resolution photoacoustic imaging with focused laser and ultrasonic beams,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 94(3), 033902 (2009). [CrossRef]
  3. T. D. Khokhlova, I. M. Pelivanov, and A. A. Karabutov, “Optoacoustic tomography utilizing focused transducers: The resolution study,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 92(2), 024105 (2008). [CrossRef]
  4. Z. Yuan, Q. Wang, and H. Jiang, “Reconstruction of optical absorption coefficient maps of heterogeneous media by photoacoustic tomography coupled with diffusion equation based regularized Newton method,” Opt. Express 15(26), 18076–18081 (2007). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  5. J. R. Rajian, P. L. Carson, and X. Wang, “Quantitative photoacoustic measurement of tissue optical absorption spectrum aided by an optical contrast agent,” Opt. Express 17(6), 4879–4889 (2009). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  6. J. Gamelin, A. Maurudis, A. Aguirre, F. Huang, P. Guo, L. V. Wang, and Q. Zhu, “A real-time photoacoustic tomography system for small animals,” Opt. Express 17(13), 10489–10498 (2009). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  7. S. Manohar, A. Kharine, J. C. G. Hespen, W. Steenbergen, and T. G. Leeuwen, “The Twente Photoacoustic Mammoscope: system overview and performance,” Phys. Med. Biol. 50(11), 2543–2557 (2005). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  8. R. J. Talbert, S. H. Holan, and J. A. Viator, “Photoacoustic discrimination of viable and thermally coagulated blood using a two-wavelength method for burn injury monitoring,” Phys. Med. Biol. 52(7), 1815–1829 (2007). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  9. H. F. Zhang, K. Maslov, M. Sivaramakrishnan, J. Stoica, and L. V. Wang, “Imaging of hemoglobin oxygen saturation variations in single vessels in vivo using photoacoustic microscopy,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 90(5), 053901 (2007). [CrossRef]
  10. X. Wang, Y. Pang, G. Ku, X. Xie, G. Stoica, and L. V. Wang, “Noninvasive laser-induced photoacoustic tomography for structural and functional in vivo imaging of the brain,” Nat. Biotechnol. 21(7), 803–806 (2003). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  11. P.-C. Li, C.-R. C. Wang, D.-B. Shieh, C. W. Wei, C. K. Liao, C. Poe, S. Jhan, A. A. Ding, and Y. N. Wu, “In vivo photoacoustic molecular imaging with simultaneous multiple selective targeting using antibody-conjugated gold nanorods,” Opt. Express 16(23), 18605–18615 (2008). [CrossRef]
  12. P.-C. Li, C.-W. Wei, and Y.-L. Sheu, “Subband photoacoustic imaging for contrast improvement,” Opt. Express 16(25), 20215–20226 (2008). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  13. J. L.-S. Su, B. Wang, and S. Y. Emelianov, “Photoacoustic imaging of coronary artery stents,” Opt. Express 17(22), 19894–19901 (2009). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  14. R. J. Zemp, L. Song, R. Bitton, K. K. Shung, and L. V. Wang, “Realtime photoacoustic microscopy of murine cardiovascular dynamics,” Opt. Express 16(22), 18551–18556 (2008). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  15. L. Li, K. Maslov, G. Ku, and L. V. Wang, “Three-dimensional combined photoacoustic and optical coherence microscopy for in vivo microcirculation studies,” Opt. Express 17(19), 16450–16455 (2009). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  16. P. Ephrat, M. Roumeliotis, F. S. Prato, and J. J. L. Carson, “Four-dimensional photoacoustic imaging of moving targets,” Opt. Express 16(26), 21570–21581 (2008). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  17. Y. Xu, L. V. Wang, G. Ambartsoumian, and P. Kuchment, “Reconstructions in limited-view thermoacoustic tomography,” Med. Phys. 31(4), 724–733 (2004). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  18. G. Paltauf, J. A. Viator, S. A. Prahl, and S. L. Jacques, “Iterative reconstruction algorithm for optoacoustic imaging,” J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 112(4), 1536–1544 (2002). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  19. OAI optoacoustic Imaging Lab, “Image reconstruction as an inverse problem,” (University of Bern). http://fluor.unibe.ch/optoacoustics/reconstruction.htm
  20. M. Jaeger, S. Schüpbach, A. Gertsch, M. Kitz, and M. Frenz, “Fourier reconstruction in optoacoustic imaging using truncated regularized inverse k-space interpolation,” Inverse Probl. 23(6), S51–S63 (2007). [CrossRef]
  21. M. Jaeger, M. Frenz, and D. Schweizer, “Iterative Reconstruction Algorithm for Reduction of Echo Background in Optoacoustic Images,” Proc. SPIE 6856, 47 (2008).
  22. M. Frenz and M. Jaeger, “Optimization of tissue irradiation in optoacoustic imaging using a linear transducer: theory and experiments,” Proc. SPIE 6856, 69 (2008).
  23. R. I. Siphanto, K. K. Thumma, R. G. M. Kolkman, T. G. van Leeuwen, F. F. M. de Mul, J. W. van Neck, L. N. A. van Adrichem, and W. Steenbergen, “Serial noninvasive photoacoustic imaging of neovascularization in tumor angiogenesis,” Opt. Express 13(1), 89–95 (2005). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  24. M. Xu and L. V. Wang, “Universal back-projection algorithm for photoacoustic computed tomography,” Phys. Rev. E Stat. Nonlin. Soft Matter Phys. 71(1), 016706 (2005). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  25. G. J. Diebold, T. Sun, and M. I. Khan, “Photoacoustic monopole radiation in one, two, and three dimensions,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 67(24), 3384–3387 (1991). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  26. C. L. Lawson, and R. J. Hanson, Solving least squares problems (Prentice-Hall, Inc., Englewood Cliffs 1974), Chap. 23.

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.

Figures

Fig. 1 Fig. 2 Fig. 3
 

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited