Optics and Photonics
- Leitgeb & Drexler Group
Research Area: Advancing biomedical optical imaging for a step change in medical diagnostics as well as in fundamental biological and medical research by developing cutting edge optical technologies combining strengths of different imaging modalities.
- ZEISS Lab
Research Area: The ZEISS Lab is a joint research initiative between the Medical University of Vienna and ZEISS. Research Area: Biophotonics. Research Topics: OCT Technologies | Translational OCT | Multimodal Biomedical Imaging
My main research focus is the development a multimodal ophthalmic imaging system, combining optical coherence tomography and Raman spectroscopy to improve early diagnosis of ophthalmic and neurodegenerative diseases.
Techniques, methods & infrastructure
Optical coherence tomography, Raman spectroscopy, ophthalmic instruments
- Rank, E.A. et al. (2021) ‘Toward optical coherence tomography on a chip: in vivo three-dimensional human retinal imaging using photonic integrated circuit-based arrayed waveguide gratings’, Light: Science & Applications, 10(1). Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41377-020-00450-0.
- Placzek, F. et al. (2020) ‘Towards ultrahigh resolution OCT based endoscopical pituitary gland and adenoma screening: a performance parameter evaluation’, Biomedical Optics Express, 11(12), p. 7003. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/boe.409987.
- Andreana, M. et al. (2019) ‘Depth resolved label-free multimodal optical imaging platform to study morpho-molecular composition of tissue’, Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences, 18(5), pp. 997–1008. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c8pp00410b.
- Bovenkamp, D. et al. (2018) ‘Combination of High-Resolution Optical Coherence Tomography and Raman Spectroscopy for Improved Staging and Grading in Bladder Cancer’, Applied Sciences, 8(12), p. 2371. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/app8122371.