Quantum-optical coherence tomography with classical light.

  title={Quantum-optical coherence tomography with classical light.},
  author={Jonathan Lavoie and Rainer Kaltenbaek and Kevin J. Resch},
  journal={Optics express},
  volume={17 5},
Quantum-optical coherence tomography (Q-OCT) is an interferometric technique for axial imaging offering several advantages over conventional methods. Chirped-pulse interferometry (CPI) was recently demonstrated to exhibit all of the benefits of the quantum interferometer upon which Q-OCT is based. Here we use CPI to measure axial interferograms to profile a sample accruing the important benefits of Q-OCT, including automatic dispersion cancellation, but with 10 million times higher signal. Our… Expand
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