Confocal microscopy sees large surface area

Overton, Gail
June 2007
Laser Focus World;Jun2007, Vol. 43 Issue 6, p19
The article reports on the move of researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital to demonstrate a spectrally encoded confocal-microscopy (SECM) method that images areas three to four orders of magnitude in Boston. The SECM device was designed to image the interior walls of a cylinder. Moreover, the 1780 line/mm diffraction grating, from Holographix, and the aspheric imaging lens produces a 500 µm longitudinal array of focused, SE spots on the interior wall of the cylindrical sample


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