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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 8 — Apr. 15, 1994
  • pp: 590–592

Optical coherence microscopy in scattering media

Joseph A. Izatt, Michael R. Hee, Gabrielle M. Owen, Eric A. Swanson, and James G. Fujimoto  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 19, Issue 8, pp. 590-592 (1994)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.19.000590


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Abstract

We describe a novel technique, based on optical coherence tomography, for enhanced optical sectioning in confocal microscopy. Confocal imaging deep into highly scattering media is demonstrated and compared with the predictions of a single-backscatter theory.

© 1994 Optical Society of America

History
Original Manuscript: December 8, 1993
Published: April 15, 1994

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Joseph A. Izatt, Eric A. Swanson, James G. Fujimoto, Michael R. Hee, and Gabrielle M. Owen, "Optical coherence microscopy in scattering media," Opt. Lett. 19, 590-592 (1994)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-19-8-590


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