Publication: Research - peer-review › Journal article – Annual report year: 2012
Nonlinear biomedical imaging has not benefited from the well-known techniques of fiber supercontinuum generation for reasons such as poor coherence (or high noise), insufficient controllability, low spectral power intensity, and inadequate portability. Fortunately, a few techniques involving nonlinear fiber optics and femtosecond fiber laser development have emerged to overcome these critical limitations. These techniques pave the way for conducting point-of-care nonlinear biomedical imaging by a low-maintenance cost-effective coherent fiber supercontinuum laser, which covers a broad emission wavelength of 350-1700 nm. A prototype of this laser has been demonstrated in label-free multimodal nonlinear imaging of cell and tissue samples.© (2012) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
|Journal||Proceedings of SPIE, the International Society for Optical Engineering|
|Number of pages||7|
|Conference||SPIE Photonics Asia 2012 : Optics in Health Care and Biomedical Optics V|
|Period||05-11-12 → 07-12-12|
|Citations||Web of Science® Times Cited: No match on DOI|
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