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Milen Shishkov, Brett Eugene Bouma, Guillermo J Tearney: System and method for optical coherence imaging. The General Hospital Corporation, Dorsey & Whitney, April 29, 2008: US07366376 (216 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and method are provided for transmitting at least one electro-magnetic radiation is provided. In particular, at least one optical fiber having at least one end extending along a first axis may be provided. Further, a light transmissive optical arrangement may be provided in optical coopera ...


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Brett Eugene Bouma, Guillermo J Tearney, Milen Shishkov: Fiber-optic rotational device, optical system and method for imaging a sample. The General Hospital Corporation, Dorsey & Whitney, June 3, 2008: US07382949 (102 worldwide citation)

A device, system and method for transmitting electro-magnetic radiation between at least two separate fibers (as well as for imaging a sample) are provided. For example, a first optical fiber and a second optical fiber may be provided, such that the first and/or second fibers is/are rotatable. At le ...


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Guillermo J Tearney, Milen Shishkov, Brett Eugene Bouma, Benjamin J Vakoc: Methods and systems for monitoring and obtaining information of at least one portion of a sample using conformal laser therapy procedures, and providing electromagnetic radiation thereto. The General Hospital Corporation, Dorsey & Whitney, May 26, 2009: US07538859 (72 worldwide citation)

In one exemplary embodiment of the present invention, method and system can be provided for obtaining information associated with at least one portion of a sample. For example, a temperature change can be caused in the portion of the sample. At least one first electro-magnetic radiation can be forwa ...


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Guillermo J Tearney, Milen Shishkov, Brett Eugene Bouma, Benjamin J Vakoc: Apparatus for controlling at least one of at least two sections of at least one fiber. The General Hospital Corporation, Dorsey & Whitney, August 26, 2008: US07418169 (55 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for controlling at least one of at least two sections of at least one fiber can be provided. The apparatus can include an arrangement which may be provided between the first and second sections of a particular continuous fiber of the fibers. A particular one of the first and second sect ...


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Guillermo J Tearney, Milen Shishkov, Brett Eugene Bouma: Method and apparatus for imaging of vessel segments. The General Hospital Corporation, Dorsey & Whitney, June 26, 2012: US08208995 (44 worldwide citation)

An apparatus, method and software arrangement for imaging a surface of a structure that is in contact with an opaque fluid is provided. The apparatus includes an article of manufacture (e.g., a housing), a fluid delivery arrangement and an imaging arrangement. The housing includes an aperture formed ...


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Milen Shishkov, Guillermo J Tearney, Brett Eugene Bouma, Dvir Yelin, Nicusor Iftimia: Apparatus for obtaining information for a structure using spectrally-encoded endoscopy techniques and methods for producing one or more optical arrangements. The General Hospital Corporation, Dorsey & Whitney, March 27, 2012: US08145018 (5 worldwide citation)

Exemplary apparatus for obtaining information for a structure can be provided. For example, first optical fiber arrangement(s) can be provided which transceives at least one first electro-magnetic radiation, and can include at least one fiber. Second focusing arrangement(s) can be provided in optica ...


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Milen Shishkov, Guillermo J Tearney, Brett Eugene Bouma, Dvir Yelin, Nicusor Iftimia: Spectrally-encoded endoscopy techniques, apparatus and methods. The General Hospital Corporation, Andrews Kurth, August 26, 2014: US08818149 (4 worldwide citation)

Exemplary apparatus for obtaining information for a structure can be provided. For example, the exemplary apparatus can include at least one first optical fiber arrangement which is configured to transceive at least one first electro-magnetic radiation, and can include at least one fiber. The exempl ...


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Guillermo J Tearney, Milen Shishkov, Brett Eugene Bouma, Benjamin J Vakoc: Apparatus for applying a plurality of electro-magnetic radiations to a sample. The General Hospital Corporation, Andrews Kurth, November 17, 2015: US09186066

An apparatus for applying a plurality of electro-magnetic radiations to a sample is provided. In one exemplary embodiment, the apparatus can include an arrangement which has a specific portion with a plurality of channels. One of channels can facilitate a first radiation of the radiations to be forw ...


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Guillermo J Tearney, Milen Shishkov, Brett E Bouma: Method and apparatus for imaging of vessel segments. The General Hospital Corporation, Andrews Kurth Kenyon, September 19, 2017: US09763623

An apparatus, method and software arrangement for imaging a surface of a structure that is in contact with an opaque fluid is provided. The apparatus includes an article of manufacture (e.g., a housing), a fluid delivery arrangement and an imaging arrangement. The housing includes an aperture formed ...


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Milen Shishkov, Guillermo J Tearney, Brett Eugene Bouma, Dvir Yelin, Nicusor Iftimia: Spectrally-encoded endoscopy techniques, apparatus and methods. The General Hospital Corporation, Andrews Kurth Kenyon, December 13, 2016: US09516997

Exemplary apparatus for obtaining information for a structure can be provided. For example, the exemplary apparatus can include at least one first optical fiber arrangement which is configured to transceive at least one first electro-magnetic radiation, and can include at least one fiber. The exempl ...