9. Optical Coherence Tomography

  1. Lihong V. Wang and
  2. Hsin-I Wu

Published Online: 2 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780470177013.ch9

Biomedical Optics: Principles and Imaging

Biomedical Optics: Principles and Imaging

How to Cite

Wang, L. V. and Wu, H.-I. (2009) Optical Coherence Tomography, in Biomedical Optics: Principles and Imaging, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470177013.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 OCT 2012
  2. Published Print: 15 JUL 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471743040

Online ISBN: 9780470177013

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Keywords:

  • Michelson interferometry;
  • optical coherence tomography;
  • coherence time;
  • group velocity dispersion;
  • Monte Carlo modeling

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Michelson Interferometry

  • Coherence Length and Coherence Time

  • Time-Domain OCT

  • Fourier-Domain Rapid-Scanning Optical Delay Line

  • Fourier-Domain OCT

  • Doppler OCT

  • Group Velocity Dispersion

  • Monte Carlo Modeling of OCT