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Dvir Yelin, Brett E Bouma, Nicusor Iftimia, Guillermo J Tearney: Method and apparatus for three-dimensional spectrally encoded imaging. The General Hospital Corporation, Dorsey & Whitney, June 23, 2009: US07551293 (51 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing information associated with at least one portion of a sample can be provided. For example, at least one wavelength of electro-magnetic radiation provided on a sample can be encoded to determine at least one transverse location of the portion. A relative phase bet ...


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Guillermo J Tearney, Nicusor Iftimia, Brett Eugene Bouma: Speckle reduction in optical coherence tomography by path length encoded angular compounding. The General Hospital Corporation, Dorsey & Whitney, July 28, 2009: US07567349 (30 worldwide citation)

Speckle, a factor reducing image quality in optical coherence tomography (“OCT”), can limit the ability to identify cellular structures that are important for the diagnosis of a variety of diseases. Exemplary embodiments of the present invention can facilitate an implementation of an angular compoun ...


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Guillermo J Tearney, Nicusor Iftimia, Brett E Bouma: Speckle reduction in optical coherence tomography by path length encoded angular compounding. The General Hospital Corporation, Dorsey & Whitney, May 8, 2012: US08174702 (6 worldwide citation)

Speckle, a factor reducing image quality in optical coherence tomography (“OCT”), can limit the ability to identify cellular structures that are important for the diagnosis of a variety of diseases. Exemplary embodiments of the present invention can facilitate an implementation of an angular compoun ...


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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, Nicusor Iftimia, Brett E Bouma: Speckle reduction in optical coherence tomography by path length encoded angular compounding. The General Hospital Corporation, Dorsey & Whitney, October 15, 2013: US08559012 (2 worldwide citation)

Accordingly, exemplary embodiments of an apparatus probe catheter and method can be provided for irradiating a structure. In particular, an interferometer may forward forwarding an electromagnetic radiation. In addition, a sample arm may receive the electromagnetic radiation, and can include an arra ...


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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 ...


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Guillermo J Tearney, Nicusor Iftimia, Brett Eugene Bouma: Speckle reduction in optical coherence tomography by path length encoded angular compounding. The General Hospital Corporation, Andrews Kurth, January 5, 2016: US09226665

Accordingly, exemplary embodiments of an apparatus obtaining information associated with a structure can be provided. For example, with a first arrangement, it is possible to separate at least one first electro-magnetic radiation into a first radiation and a second radiation forwarded to the structu ...


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Milen Shishkov, Guillermo J Tearney, Brett Eugene Bouma, Dvir Yelin, Nicusor Iftimia: Spectrally-encoded endoscopy techniques and methods. The General Hospital Corporation, Andrews Kurth Kenyon, October 17, 2017: US09791317

Exemplary apparatus for method for forming at least one spectral encoding endoscopy configuration. For example, it is possible to modify a spacer configuration and an lens optics configuration to have respective predetermined lengths, and also to modify a dispersive optics configuration to have a fu ...


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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 teachniques and methods for producing one or more optical arrangements. The General Hospital Corporation, Dorsey & Whitney, August 16, 2007: US20070188855-A1

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 electromagnetic radiation, and can include at least one fiber. The exempla ...