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Self-mixing superluminescent diode optical tomography
Author(s): Luigi Rovati; Franco Docchio
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Paper Abstract

In the self-mixing super luminescent diode (SM-SLD)1 technique the monitor photodiode is exploited to detect the interference signal. The major advantage of this techniques is that the interference signal is optically amplified by the high-gain active medium making its detection more simple and enhancing SNR. The major drawback is the amplification of the interference satellite subpeaks which degrade LCI perfonnance.

Paper Details

Date Published: 19 July 1999
PDF: 2 pages
Proc. SPIE 3749, 18th Congress of the International Commission for Optics, (19 July 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.355016
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Luigi Rovati, Univ. of Brescia (Italy)
Franco Docchio, Univ. of Brescia (Italy)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3749:
18th Congress of the International Commission for Optics

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