Investigation of collagen fiber organization in cornea and sclera using quantitative SHG microscopy

Raghu Ambekar, Kimani C. Toussaint

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Abstract

We propose the application of Fourier transform-second harmonic generation and polarization-resolved second-harmonic generation microscopy to quantify collagen fiber organization and content, respectively. As an example, the techniques are applied to the cornea and sclera.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2011
StatePublished - Dec 1 2011
EventFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2011 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: Oct 16 2011Oct 20 2011

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2011
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period10/16/1110/20/11

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Ambekar, R., & Toussaint, K. C. (2011). Investigation of collagen fiber organization in cornea and sclera using quantitative SHG microscopy. In Frontiers in Optics, FiO 2011 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).