Fibre-based imaging: New challenges

Martin Plöschner, Branislav Straka, Kishan Dholakia, Tomas Cizmar

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Abstract

A novel minimally invasive micro-endoscopes utilizing disordered light within a standard multimode optical fibre have been introduced recently. The two most important limitations of this exciting technology are (i) the lack of bending flexibility (transformation matrix is only valid as long as the fibre remains stationary) and (ii) high demands on computational power, making the performance of such systems slow. Here we discuss possible routes to address the later one: We introduce a GPU toolbox to make this powerful technique faster and more accessible to bio-medical researchers.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAdaptive Optics and Wavefront Control for Biological Systems
EditorsJoel Kubby, Sylvain Gigan, Thomas G. Bifano
PublisherSPIE
ISBN (Electronic)9781628414257
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015 Jan 1
EventAdaptive Optics and Wavefront Control for Biological Systems - San Francisco, United States
Duration: 2015 Feb 72015 Feb 9

Publication series

NameProgress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE
Volume9335
ISSN (Print)1605-7422

Conference

ConferenceAdaptive Optics and Wavefront Control for Biological Systems
CountryUnited States
CitySan Francisco
Period15/2/715/2/9

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All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Biomaterials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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Plöschner, M., Straka, B., Dholakia, K., & Cizmar, T. (2015). Fibre-based imaging: New challenges. In J. Kubby, S. Gigan, & T. G. Bifano (Eds.), Adaptive Optics and Wavefront Control for Biological Systems [93350H] (Progress in Biomedical Optics and Imaging - Proceedings of SPIE; Vol. 9335). SPIE. https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2077693