Stimulated emission pumping enabling sub-diffraction-limited spatial resolution in CARS microscopy

Carsten Cleff*, Petra Groß, Sven Dobner, Carsten Fallnich, Herman L. Offerhaus, Jennifer L. Herek, Kai Kruse, Willem P. Beeker, Chris J. Lee, Klaus-Jochen Boller

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Abstract

Suppression of CARS signal generation is demonstrated by equalization of the ground and Raman states via a control state in a theoretical investigation. Using donut-shaped control light fields for population transfer results in sub-diffraction-limited spatial resolution CARS microscopy.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationIntegrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nanophotonics, IPRSN 2012
Place of PublicationWashington, D.C.
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)978-1-55752-946-6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2012
EventIntegrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nanophotonics, IPRSN 2012 - Colorado Springs, United States
Duration: 17 Jun 201220 Jun 2012

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ConferenceIntegrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nanophotonics, IPRSN 2012
Abbreviated titleIPRSN 2012
CountryUnited States
CityColorado Springs
Period17/06/1220/06/12

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Cleff, C., Groß, P., Dobner, S., Fallnich, C., Offerhaus, H. L., Herek, J. L., ... Boller, K-J. (2012). Stimulated emission pumping enabling sub-diffraction-limited spatial resolution in CARS microscopy. In Integrated Photonics Research, Silicon and Nanophotonics, IPRSN 2012 Washington, D.C.: Optical Society of America. https://doi.org/10.1364/ANIC.2012.JM5A.14