TechConnect Innovation Program

Parallel Optical Coherence Tomography Imaging with Space-Division Multiplexing

Lehigh University, PA, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

The first approach is to develop high-speed line-scan cameras or high sweep rate tunable lasers.The second approach is to use parallel detection channels to improve OCT imaging speed.

Primary Application Area: Medical Devices

Technology Development Status: Prototype

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 4

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: SDM-OCT offers over an order of magnitude speed improvement while preserving image resolution using parallel imaging at a negligible unit cost.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab

Showcase Booth #: 531

Website: www.lehigh.edu

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date:

Primary Sources of Funding: University

Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners