Real-time dispersion compensation in scanning interferometry

Elwyn D J Smith*, Andrei V. Zvyagin, David D. Sampson

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Abstract

The real-time dispersion compensation in scanning interferometry was discussed. The static grating tilt in a scanning frequency-domain optical delay line was shown to produce dispersion that was linearly proportional to scan position. It was found that this device has application in scanning interferometry in general and in optical coherence tomography (OCT) in particular.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1998-2000
Number of pages3
JournalOptics Letters
Volume27
Issue number22
Publication statusPublished - 15 Nov 2002
Externally publishedYes

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    Smith, E. D. J., Zvyagin, A. V., & Sampson, D. D. (2002). Real-time dispersion compensation in scanning interferometry. Optics Letters, 27(22), 1998-2000.