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  • Editor: Gregory W. Faris
  • Vol. 3, Iss. 4 — Apr. 23, 2008

Imaging complex structures with diffuse light

Soren D. Konecky, George Y. Panasyuk, Kijoon Lee, Vadim Markel, Arjun G. Yodh, and John C. Schotland  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 16, Issue 7, pp. 5048-5060 (2008)

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We use diffuse optical tomography to quantitatively reconstruct images of complex phantoms with millimeter sized features located centimeters deep within a highly-scattering medium. A non-contact instrument was employed to collect large data sets consisting of greater than 107 source-detector pairs. Images were reconstructed using a fast image reconstruction algorithm based on an analytic solution to the inverse scattering problem for diffuse light.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(170.3880) Medical optics and biotechnology : Medical and biological imaging
(110.0113) Imaging systems : Imaging through turbid media

ToC Category:
Imaging Systems

Original Manuscript: January 28, 2008
Revised Manuscript: March 24, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: March 24, 2008
Published: March 28, 2008

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Vol. 3, Iss. 4 Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics

Soren D. Konecky, George Y. Panasyuk, Kijoon Lee, Vadim Markel, Arjun G. Yodh, and John C. Schotland, "Imaging complex structures with diffuse light," Opt. Express 16, 5048-5060 (2008)

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