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Instruments and Experimental Techniques

, Volume 55, Issue 3, pp 392–398 | Cite as

Electronic interface systems for goals of spectral domain optical coherence tomography

  • V. M. GelikonovEmail author
  • G. V. Gelikonov
  • D. A. Terpelov
  • P. A. Shilyagin
General Experimental Techniques

Abstract

A setup for visualizing the internal structure of media, which partially scatter radiation, using the spectral domain optical coherence tomography (OCT) method is described. The special complex of electron interface systems, ensuring the operating speed of the spectral domain OCT system at a level of 10000 A-scans (longitudinal scans along the depth) per second, high dynamic imaging range, and complete suppression of coherent noise peculiar to the spectral method has been designed to eliminate artifacts characteristic of this method.

Keywords

Optical Coherence Tomography Clock Signal Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography Michelson Interferometer Optical Coherence Tomography System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. M. Gelikonov
    • 1
    • 2
    Email author
  • G. V. Gelikonov
    • 1
    • 2
  • D. A. Terpelov
    • 1
    • 2
  • P. A. Shilyagin
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Applied PhysicsRussian Academy of SciencesNizhni NovgorodRussia
  2. 2.LLC Biomedical TechnologiesNizhni NovgorodRussia

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