Utilizing interferometry, we distinguish between resonant CARS and nonresonant four wave mixing, a pernicious problem of CARS microscopy. An optical parametric amplifier creates a coherent reference beam to demodulate the temporal CARS signal from acetone, sensitive to its concentration.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO-2004
PublisherOptica Publishing Group (formerly OSA)
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - 2004
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO-2004 - Rochester, United States
Duration: Oct 12 2004 → …

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers


ConferenceFrontiers in Optics, FiO-2004
Country/TerritoryUnited States
Period10/12/04 → …

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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