Other National Biomedical Technology Resource Centers
The Center for Biomedical OCT Research and Translation
Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston
PI: Brett Bouma
Features: Optical coherence tomography (OCT) and microendoscopy, application-specific OCT instrumentation and hardware, clinical and translational research.
Biotechnology Resource Center for Ressearch in Lasers and Medicine
Harrison Spectroscoy Lab, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
PI: Peter So
Features:Spectral diagnostic methods for disease detection: Non-linear microscopy, fluorescence, reflectance, Raman, light scattering spectroscopy; quantitative phase microscopy/interferometry.
Ultrafast Optical Processes Laboratory
Department of Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania
PI: Robin M. Hochstrasser
Features: Ultrafast (fs, ps, ns) methodologies, Phase-controlled infrared pulses, Time-correlated single-photon counting, transient spectroscopy (UV/Vis/vibrational IR/terahertz), photon echoes, two-photon absorption, other 4-wave optical and IR methods, laser-induced temperature jumps, femtosecond infrared methods, and time-resolved confocal microscopy. Applications to molecular structure determination and probing nuclear motions.
The Laboratory for Fluorescence Dynamics
Biomedical Engineering Department, University of California, Irvine
PI: Enrico Gratton
Features: Instrumentation for fluorescence spectroscopy, microscopy, lifetimes, imaging; fluorescence correlation spectroscopy, frequency-domain methods, parallel acquisition techniques; macro-molecular dynamics and cellular function.
Other Useful Links
Oregon Medical Laser Center
Optimical Imaging Laboratory, Washington University in St. Louis
Optical Microscopy Primer