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Opt Lett. 2007 Nov 15;32(22):3336-8.

Time-gated Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography.

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  • 1Department of Physics, Engineering Physics and Astronomy, Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario K7L 3N6, Canada. matt@physics.queensu.ca

Abstract

A novel optical coherence tomography (OCT) system is presented that combines Fourier-domain OCT with incoherent nonlinear time gating. By processing backscattered light in the optical domain, the user can select a restricted depth field of view for improved contrast and acquisition speed. This technique has the additional advantage that imaging is done in the infrared (approximately 1280 nm) but is detected in the visible(approximately 504 nm).

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