Three-Dimensional Cataract Crystalline Lens Imaging With Swept-Source Optical Coherence Tomography

Autors: Alberto de Castro, Antonio Benito, Silvestre Manzanera, Juan Mompeán, Belén Cañizares, David Martínez, Jose María Marín, Ireneusz Grulkowski, and Pablo Artal
Journal: Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. IOVS
Volume: 59 (nº2)
Pages: 897–903
Year: 2018
ISBN: 1552-5783


PURPOSE. To image, describe, and characterize different features visible in the crystalline lens of older adults with and without cataract when imaged three-dimensionally […]

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Swept source optical coherence tomography and tunable lens technology for comprehensive imaging and biometry of the whole eye

Journal: OPTICA (OSA)
Volume: 5 (nº1)
Pages: 010052-08 (pp. 52-58)
Year: 2018
ISBN: 2334-2536

Standard optical systems in ophthalmology are strictly dedicated either to retinal or to anterior segment imaging due to the refractive properties of the eye. We demonstrate a swept source optical coherence […]

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Improved multiphoton imaging in biological samples by using variable pulse compression and wavefront assessment

Autors: Martin Skorsetz, Pablo Artal, Juan M. Bueno
Journal: Optics Comunication – Elsevier
Volume: 422 
Pages: 44 – 51
Year: 2018
ISBN: 0030-4018


A variable prism-pair-based pulse compressor with wavefront aberration sensing was used to enhance multiphoton imaging in biomedical samples. This was incorporated into a custom made microscope to reduce pulse temporal length, improve the quality of images of […]

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Visual acuity in two-photon infrared vision

Journal: Optica (OSA)
Volume: 4 (No. 12)
Pages: 1488 – 1491 (121488-04)
Year: 2017
ISBN: 2334-2536


Humans can detect infrared light at wavelengths over 1000 nm, perceived as visible light of the corresponding half wavelength. This is due to a two-photon (2P) absorption process, which requires sufficiently large amounts […]

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Design of an accurate and high-speed binocular pupil tracking system based on GPGPUs

Autors: Juan Mompeán, Juan L. Aragón, Pedro M. Prieto, Pablo Artal
Journal: The Journal of Supercomputing
Volume: 74 (Issue 5)
Pages: 1836–1862
Year: 2017
ISBN: 0920-8542 (online ISSN:1573-0484)

An efficient and robust pupil tracking system is an important tool in visual optics and ophthalmology. It is also central to techniques for gaze tracking, of use in psychological and medical research, […]

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Comparison of second harmonic microscopy images of collagen-based ocular tissues with 800 and 1045 nm

Autors: Juan M. Bueno, Francisco J. Ávila, and Pablo Artal
Journal: Biomedical Optics Express
Volume: 8 (11)
Pages: 5065-5074
Year: 2017
ISBN: 2156-7085

Second harmonic generation (SHG) imaging is a well-suited multiphoton technique allowing visualization of biological tissues mainly composed of collagen with submicron resolution. Despite its inherent confocal properties, imaging of deeper layers within thick samples has still […]

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Variability in angle k and its influence on higher-order aberrations in pseudophakic eyes

Autors: Annette Harrer, Nino Hirnschall, Juan Tabernero, Pablo Artal, Petra Draschl, Sophie Maedel, Oliver Findl
Journal: Journal of Cataract Refract Surgery
Volume: 43 (8)
Pages: 1015–1019
Year: 2017
ISBN: 0886-3350



Purpose: To observe the variability in angle k in pseudophakic
patients and assess its correlation with optical biometry measurements
and higher-order aberrations (HOAs).
Setting: Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria.
Design: Prospective case series.
Methods: This study included patients who […]

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Comparison of intraocular lens decentration and tilt measurements using 2 Purkinje meter systems

Autors: Sophie Maedel, Nino Hirnschall, Natascha Bayer, Sabine Markovic, Juan Tabernero, Pablo Artal, Frank Schaeffel, Oliver Findl
Journal: Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
Volume: 43 (Issue5)
Pages: 648–655
Year: 2017
ISBN: 0886-3350


Purpose: To evaluate the difference in intraocular lens tilt and decentration measurements with 2 Purkinje meters.

Setting: Vienna Institute for Research in Ocular Surgery, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria.

Design: Prospective evaluation of […]

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Scattering contribution to the double-pass PSF using Monte Carlo simulations

Autors: Dimitrios Christaras, Harilaos Ginis, Alexandros Pennos and Pablo Artal
Journal: Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics
Volume: 37 (Issue 3)
Pages: 342–346
Year: 2017
ISBN: 0275-5408



Scattering in the eye occurs mainly at two sites: the eye’s optical media and the deeper retinal layers. Although the two phenomena are often treated collectively, their spatial domain of contribution to the double-pass Point […]

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Chromatic aberration control with liquid crystal spatial phase modulators

Autors: Jose L. Martinez, Enrique J. Fernandez, Pedro M. Prieto, And Pablo Artal
Journal: Optics Express
Volume: 25, Issue 9
Pages: 9793-9801
Year: 2017
ISBN: 1094-4087

The chromatic behavior of diffractive optical elements, exhibiting 2π-wrapped phase profiles, implemented into liquid crystal spatial light modulators (LC-SLM) is described. A wrapped phase map is only equivalent to the original continuous profile for […]

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