Front Matter
Proc. SPIE 7177, Front Matter: Volume 7177, 717701 (14 March 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.824918
Clinical Applications
Proc. SPIE 7177, Quantitative analysis with the optoacoustic/ultrasound system OPUS, 717702 (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.810739
Proc. SPIE 7177, Development of laser optoacoustic and ultrasonic imaging system for breast cancer utilizing handheld array probes, 717703 (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.812192
Proc. SPIE 7177, Real-time photoacoustic and ultrasound imaging of human vasculature, 717704 (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.807266
Proc. SPIE 7177, Clinical tests of highly portable 2-lb. laser diode-based noninvasive optoacoustic hemoglobin monitor, 717705 (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.816005
Proc. SPIE 7177, Clinical tests of noninvasive optoacoustic cerebral venous oxygenation monitoring system, 717706 (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.816015
Toward Clinical Applications
Proc. SPIE 7177, Photoacoustic guidance of diffusive optical tomography with a hybrid reflection geometry probe, 717707 (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.813547
Proc. SPIE 7177, Photoacoustic characterization of ovarian tissue, 717708 (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.812754
Proc. SPIE 7177, Reflection mode photoacoustic imaging through infant skull toward noninvasive imaging of neonatal brains, 717709 (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.806651
Proc. SPIE 7177, Photoacoustic characterisation of vascular tissue at NIR wavelengths, 71770A (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808777
Preclinical Imaging in Small Animals
Proc. SPIE 7177, A fast 512-element ring array photoacoustic imaging system for small animals, 71770B (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.812406
Proc. SPIE 7177, Photoacoustic microscopy of cerebral blood-oxygenation dynamics in mice, 71770C (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.810036
Proc. SPIE 7177, Mesoscopic imaging of fluorescent proteins using multi-spectral optoacoustic tomography (MSOT), 71770D (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.810860
Proc. SPIE 7177, Optoacoustic 3D whole-body tomography: experiments in nude mice, 71770E (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.812319
Proc. SPIE 7177, HYPR-spectral photoacoustic CT for preclinical imaging, 71770F (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.810175
High-Resolution Imaging/Microscopy
Proc. SPIE 7177, Fast 3-D photoacoustic imaging in vivo with a high frequency ultrasound array toward clinical applications, 71770G (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809013
Proc. SPIE 7177, In vivo noninvasive monitoring of microhemodynamics using optical-resolution photoacoustic microscopy, 71770H (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809297
Proc. SPIE 7177, In-vivo imaging of microcirculation using integrated photoacoustic and optical-coherence microscopy, 71770I (24 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809323
Proc. SPIE 7177, Three-dimensional photoacoustic tomography of small animal brain with a curved array transducer, 71770K (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809590
Proc. SPIE 7177, Laser-scanning optical-resolution photoacoustic microscopy, 71770L (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.815396
New Optoacoustic Systems
Proc. SPIE 7177, Deep tissue optoacoustic imaging of polarized structures, 71770M (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.810605
Proc. SPIE 7177, Endoscopic photoacoustic microscopy, 71770N (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.810952
Proc. SPIE 7177, Novel optoacoustic array for noninvasive monitoring of blood parameters, 71770O (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.816043
Proc. SPIE 7177, A photoacoustic method for optical scattering measurements in turbid media, 71770Q (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809276
New Transducers and Arrays
Proc. SPIE 7177, High-NA-based virtual point detectors for photoacoustic imaging, 71770R (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808514
Proc. SPIE 7177, Photoacoustic imaging with limited diffraction beam transducers, 71770S (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808217
Proc. SPIE 7177, Comparison of optical and piezoelectric integrating line detectors, 71770T (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808873
Proc. SPIE 7177, Characterization of optoacoustic transducers through the analysis of angular-dependent frequency response, 71770U (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.812339
Improving and Testing System Parameters
Proc. SPIE 7177, High sensitivity intravascular photoacoustic imaging of macrophages, 71770V (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.806546
Proc. SPIE 7177, 3D photoacoustic imaging of a moving target, 71770W (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.807878
Proc. SPIE 7177, Optoacoustic imaging: application to the detection of foreign bodies, 71770X (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809516
Proc. SPIE 7177, Simultaneous recovery of chromophore concentrations and ultrasound velocity by spectrally resolved photoacoustic tomography, 71770Y (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809499
Proc. SPIE 7177, Reduction of background in optoacoustic image sequences obtained under tissue deformation, 71770Z (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.810074
Combined Ultrasound and Optoacoustics
Proc. SPIE 7177, Development of a fast-scanning combined ultrasound-photoacoustic biomicroscope, 717711 (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809296
Proc. SPIE 7177, Design, fabrication, and testing of a dual-band photoacoustic transducer, 717712 (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809954
Quantitative Optoacoustic Imaging and Modeling
Proc. SPIE 7177, The challenges for quantitative photoacoustic imaging, 717713 (27 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.806788
Proc. SPIE 7177, Quantitative measurement of tissue optical absorption spectrum in a scattering medium by photoacoustic technique, 717715 (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809059
Proc. SPIE 7177, Fast tissue-realistic models of photoacoustic wave propagation for homogeneous attenuating media, 717716 (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.806794
Proc. SPIE 7177, Monte Carlo simulation of light transport in dark-field confocal photoacoustic microscopy, 717717 (24 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.810254
Proc. SPIE 7177, Discriminating between absorption and scattering coefficients in optical characterisation measurements on gold nanoparticle based photoacoustic contrast agents, 717718 (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808908
Signal Processing and Image Reconstruction
Proc. SPIE 7177, Image reconstruction in photoacoustic tomography with variable speed of sound using a higher order geometrical acoustics approximation, 71771A (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809001
Proc. SPIE 7177, Photoacoustic image reconstruction in an attenuating medium using singular value decomposition, 71771B (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809030
Proc. SPIE 7177, Improvements in time resolution of tomographic photoacoustic imaging using a priori information for multiplexed systems, 71771C (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.813558
Ultrasound Modulated (Acousto-Optical) Imaging I
Proc. SPIE 7177, Ultrasound-modulated optical imaging using a photorefractive interferometer and a powerful long pulse laser, 71771D (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.807954
Proc. SPIE 7177, Ultrasound-modulated optical imaging using a confocal Fabry-Perot interferometer and a powerful long pulse laser, 71771E (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.807960
Proc. SPIE 7177, Ring-shaped light illumination ultrasound-modulated optical tomography and its application for sentinel lymph node mapping ex vivo, 71771F (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808309
Proc. SPIE 7177, Sensing the optical properties of diffusive media by acousto-optic pressure contrast imaging, 71771G (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808531
Proc. SPIE 7177, Three-dimensional acousto-optic mapping using planar scanning with ultrasound bursts, 71771H (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808546
Ultrasound Modulated (Acousto-Optical) Imaging II
Proc. SPIE 7177, Ultrasound-modulated fluorescence based on a fluorophore-quencher labeled microbubble system, 71771J (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809847
Proc. SPIE 7177, Detection of ultrasound-modulated photons and enhancement with ultrasound microbubbles, 71771L (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808603
Molecular Imaging and Sensing Using Nanoparticles
Proc. SPIE 7177, Combined ultrasound and photoacoustic imaging of pancreatic cancer using nanocage contrast agents, 71771M (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.807520
Proc. SPIE 7177, In vivo photoacoustic (PA) mapping of sentinel lymph nodes (SLNs) using carbon nanotubes (CNTs) as a contrast agent, 71771N (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.808522
Proc. SPIE 7177, Detection of gold-nanorod targeted pathogens using optical and piezoelectric optoacoustic sensors: comparative study, 71771P (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.813434
Proc. SPIE 7177, Optoacoustic detection of viral antigens using targeted gold nanorods, 71771Q (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809186
Proc. SPIE 7177, Tracking contrast agents using real-time 2D photoacoustic imaging system for cardiac applications, 71771R (25 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.811060
Monitoring Thermal Lesions
Proc. SPIE 7177, Photoacoustic temperature measurements for monitoring of thermal therapy, 71771S (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809973
Proc. SPIE 7177, Phantoms for thermoacoustic tomography with RF heating, 71771T (12 February 2009); doi: 10.1117/12.809121