OSA's Digital Library

Optics Letters

Optics Letters

| RAPID, SHORT PUBLICATIONS ON THE LATEST IN OPTICAL DISCOVERIES

  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 38, Iss. 12 — Jun. 15, 2013
  • pp: 2068–2070

Scattering imaging method in transmission x-ray microscopy

Jian Chen, Kun Gao, Xin Ge, Zhili Wang, Kai Zhang, Youli Hong, Zhiyun Pan, Zhao Wu, Peiping Zhu, Wenbing Yun, and Ziyu Wu  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 38, Issue 12, pp. 2068-2070 (2013)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.38.002068


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (584 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

We present a x-ray microscopy technique based on structured illumination in a microscope that characterizes the size of the subresolution-limit features. The technique is effective for characterizing fine structures substantially beyond the Rayleigh resolution of the microscope. We carried out optical experiments to demonstrate the basic principle of this new technique. Experimental results show good agreement with theoretical predictions. This technique should find a wide range of important imaging applications with a feature size down to nanometer scale, such as oil and gas reservoir rocks, advanced composites, and functional nanodevices and materials.

© 2013 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(180.7460) Microscopy : X-ray microscopy
(340.7440) X-ray optics : X-ray imaging
(110.2945) Imaging systems : Illumination design

ToC Category:
X-ray Optics

History
Original Manuscript: December 11, 2012
Revised Manuscript: April 29, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: May 15, 2013
Published: June 7, 2013

Virtual Issues
Vol. 8, Iss. 7 Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics

Citation
Jian Chen, Kun Gao, Xin Ge, Zhili Wang, Kai Zhang, Youli Hong, Zhiyun Pan, Zhao Wu, Peiping Zhu, Wenbing Yun, and Ziyu Wu, "Scattering imaging method in transmission x-ray microscopy," Opt. Lett. 38, 2068-2070 (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-38-12-2068


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  

References

  1. A. Sakdinawat and D. Attwood, Nat. Photonics 4, 840 (2010). [CrossRef]
  2. C. G. Schroer, P. Boye, J. M. Feldkamp, J. Patommel, A. Schropp, A. Schwab, S. Stephan, M. Burghammer, S. Schöder, and C. Riekel, Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 090801 (2008). [CrossRef]
  3. Y. T. Chen, T. N. Lo, Y. S. Chu, J. Yi, C. J. Liu, J. Y. Wang, C. L. Wang, C. W. Chiu, T. E. Hua, Y. Hwu, Q. Shen, G. C. Yin, K. S. Liang, H. M. Lin, J. H. Je, and G. Margaritondo, Nanotechnology 19, 395302 (2008). [CrossRef]
  4. W. Chao, J. Kim, S. Rekawa, P. Fischer, and E. H. Anderson, Opt. Express 17, 17669 (2009). [CrossRef]
  5. S. Vogt, H. N. Chapman, C. Jacobsen, and R. Medenwaldt, Ultramicroscopy 87, 25 (2000). [CrossRef]
  6. L. H. Xiao, Y. X. Qiao, Y. He, and E. Yeung, Anal. Chem. 82, 5268 (2010). [CrossRef]
  7. S. Rehbein, P. Guttmann, S. Werner, and G. Schneider, Opt. Express 20, 5830 (2012). [CrossRef]
  8. D. Sayre and H. Chapman, Acta Crystallogr. Sect. A 51, 237 (1995). [CrossRef]
  9. J. Kirz, C. Jacobsen, and M. Howells, Q. Rev. Biophys. 28, 33 (1995). [CrossRef]
  10. O. Glatter, Modern Methods of Data Analysis in Small-Angle Scattering and Light Scattering (Kluwer Academic, 1995), pp. 107–180.
  11. D. Svergun and M. Koch, Rep. Prog. Phys. 66, 1735 (2003). [CrossRef]
  12. O. Rabin, P. Manuel, J. Grimm, G. Wojtkiewicz, and R. Weissleder, Nat. Mater. 5, 118 (2006). [CrossRef]
  13. L. Jochum and W. Meyer-Ilse, Appl. Opt. 34, 4944 (1995). [CrossRef]
  14. W. Yun, B. Lai, Z. Cai, J. Maser, D. Legnini, E. Gluskin, Z. Chen, A. A. Krasnoperova, Y. Vladimirsky, F. Cerrina, E. D. Fabrizio, and M. Gentili, Rev. Sci. Instrum. 70, 2238 (1999). [CrossRef]
  15. P. Guttmann, X. Zeng, M. Feser, S. Heim, W. Yun, and G. Schneider, J. Phys. Conf. Ser. 186, 012064 (2009). [CrossRef]
  16. H. Ade and H. Stoll, Nat. Mater. 8, 281 (2009). [CrossRef]

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