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Optical fiber laser ultrasound transmitter with electrospun composite for minimally invasive medical imaging
Author(s): Radhika Poduval; Sacha Noimark; Richard Colchester; Tom Macdonald; Ivan Parkin; Adrien Desjardins; Ioannis Papakonstantinou
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Paper Abstract

We report an optical fiber ultrasound transmitter with electrospun MWCNT-polymer composite, generating high-amplitude broadband ultrasound. They produced pressures in the range of conventional intravascular imaging transducers, and can be incorporated into catheters/needles for keyhole surgery

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 August 2017
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 10415, Opto-Acoustic Methods and Applications in Biophotonics III, 104150B (1 August 2017); doi: 10.1117/12.2286162
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Radhika Poduval, Univ. College London (United Kingdom)
Sacha Noimark, Univ. College London (United Kingdom)
Richard Colchester, Univ. College London (United Kingdom)
Tom Macdonald, Univ. College London (United Kingdom)
Ivan Parkin, Univ. College London (United Kingdom)
Adrien Desjardins, Univ. College London (United Kingdom)
Ioannis Papakonstantinou, Univ. College London (United Kingdom)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 10415:
Opto-Acoustic Methods and Applications in Biophotonics III
Vasilis Ntziachristos; Roger Zemp, Editor(s)

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