Implementation of vibrational phase contrast coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering microscopy.

@article{Jurna2011ImplementationOV,
  title={Implementation of vibrational phase contrast coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering microscopy.},
  author={Martin Jurna and Jennifer L. Herek and Herman Leonard Offerhaus},
  journal={Applied optics},
  year={2011},
  volume={50 13},
  pages={
          1839-42
        }
}
Detection of molecules using vibrational resonances in the fingerprint region for narrowband coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering (CARS) is challenging. The spectrum is highly congested resulting in a large background and a reduced specificity. Recently we introduced vibrational phase contrast CARS (VPC-CARS) microscopy as a technique capable of detecting both the amplitude and phase of the CARS signal, providing background-free images and high specificity. In this paper we present a new… Expand
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