Optimal point spread function engineering for 3D super-resolution imaging

Yoav Shechtman, Steffen J. Sahl, Adam S. Backer, W. E. Moerner

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We propose a framework for pupil plane engineering which produces optimal point spread functions (PSFs) in terms of theoretical information content. We generate and experimentally demonstrate maximally informative PSFs for high background 3D super-resolution imaging.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2014
ISBN (Electronic)1557522863
StatePublished - 14 Oct 2014

Publication series

NameFrontiers in Optics, FiO 2014

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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