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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE A 2009 Vol.10 No.4 P.607~612


In-vivo retinal imaging by optical coherence tomography using an RSOD-based phase modulator

Author(s):  Ling WANG, Zhi-hua DING, Guo-hua SHI, Yu-dong ZHANG

Affiliation(s):  State Key Laboratory of Modern Optical Instrumentation, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027, China; more

Corresponding email(s):   zh_ding@zju.edu.cn

Key Words:  Optical coherence tomography (OCT), Phase modulation, Retina imaging

Ling WANG, Zhi-hua DING, Guo-hua SHI, Yu-dong ZHANG. In-vivo retinal imaging by optical coherence tomography using an RSOD-based phase modulator[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science A, 2009, 10(4): 607~612.

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Fourier-domain rapid scanning optical delay line (RSOD) was introduced for phase modulation and depth scanning in a time-domain optical coherence tomography (TD-OCT) system. Investigation of parameter optimization of RSOD was conducted. Experiments for RSOD characterization at different parameters of the groove pitch, focal length, galvomirror size, etc. were performed. By implementing the optimized RSOD in our established TD-OCT system with a broadband light source centered at 840 nm with 50 nm bandwidth, in vivo retina imaging of a rabbit was presented, demonstrating the feasibility of high-quality TD-OCT imaging using an RSOD-based phase modulator.

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