Optical Coherence Tomography Systems by Novacam

Novacam dOCTor Optical Coherence Tomography systems, working at 1300 nm wavelength, are available in both time-domain (TD-OCT) and Fourier-domain laser swept source (SS-OCT) versions, each offering particular advantages. The high speed (30 kHz) SS-OCT system is more suitable for …

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Gooch & Housego sets up CEO succession

Gareth Jones, the CEO who has overseen more than a decade of business expansion at Gooch & Housego (G&H) , is set to step down from the role at the end of this year. In a management succession plan announced …

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University of Washington Received a 2014 NIH Grant for Needle Biopsy Preservation and Preparation for Rapid 3D Pathology of Pancreas

University of Washington Received a 2014 NIH Grant For $ 232,550 for Needle Biopsy Preservation and Preparation for Rapid 3D Pathology of Pancreas. The principal investigator is Eric Seibel. The program began in 2014 and ends in 2017. Below is …

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Segmentation and identification of layered structures in images

Disclosed herein are systems and method for segmentation and identification of structured features in images. According to an aspect, a method may include representing an image as a graph of nodes connected together by edges. For example, the image may …

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System and method with refractive corrections for controlled placement of a laser beam’s focal point

A methodology is provided for correcting the placement of a laser beam’s focal point. Specifically, this correction is done to compensate for displacements of the focal point that may be caused when implant material (e.g. an Intraocular Lens (IOL)) is …

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Surgical microscope system and method

A microscopy system and method allow observing a fluorescent substance accumulated in a tissue. The tissue can be observed at a same time both with visible light and with fluorescent light. It is possible to observe a series of previously …

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Gated optical coherence tomography (OCT)

Systems, methods, and other embodiments associated with gated optical coherence tomography (OCT) are described. One example method includes generating an image control signal to control an OCT apparatus to acquire an image of an embryonic heart at a specified point …

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UC Irvine Receives NIH Grant for Phased Resolved ARF Optical Coherence Elastography for Intravascular Imaging

University of California at Irvine Received a 2014 NIH Grant for $ 598,705 for Phased Resolved ARF Optical Coherence Elastography for Intravascular Imaging. The principal investigator is Zhongping Chen. The program began in 2014 and ends in 2018. Below is …

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Lightlab Wins Trade Secret Case, Recovers No Damages

This case, decided by the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court on July 28, 2014 , shows how difficult it can be to recover damages in a trade secret case. The facts (boiled down) are straightforward. Lightlab manufactures optical coherence tomography systems …

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Ophthalmic tomographic imager with corneo-retinal image analysis

An optical image measuring device 1 splits low-coherence light L0 into signal light LS and reference light LR, and splits an optical path of the reference light LR into two optical paths having different optical path lengths to split the …

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Image acquisition apparatus, image acquisition system, and method of controlling the same

An OCT apparatus that photographs with a plurality of measuring beams concurrently, has a mechanism for adjusting the optical path length of a reference beam for each measuring beam. Accordingly, when tomographic images photographed in this manner are displayed side …

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