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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 13 — Jul. 1, 1994
  • pp: 981–983

Microscope imaging through highly scattering media

G. E. Anderson, Feng Liu, and R. R. Alfano  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 19, Issue 13, pp. 981-983 (1994)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.19.000981


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Abstract

Microscopic images of a test chart hidden behind a slab of a highly scattering medium were significantly improved by incorporation of a spatial filter located at the back Fourier-transform plane of the objective lens of a microscope. The image quality was shown to be improved further by detection of only the early-arriving photons through time-resolved detection in combination with spatial filtering.

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History
Original Manuscript: February 16, 1994
Published: July 1, 1994

Citation
G. E. Anderson, Feng Liu, and R. R. Alfano, "Microscope imaging through highly scattering media," Opt. Lett. 19, 981-983 (1994)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-19-13-981


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