Intrinsic nonlinear optical signatures of neuronal activity

Conference Paper

Using novel femtosecond laser pulse shaping techniques and a virtually background-free detection strategy we demonstrate strong self-phase modulation signatures of neuronal activity in hippocampal brain slices without the use of exogenous contrast agents. © 2008 Optical Society of America.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Liu, HC; Fischer, MC; Samineni, P; Escobedo-Lozoya, Y; Yasuda, R; Warren, WS

Published Date

  • January 1, 2008

Published In

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2162-2701

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9781557528612

Citation Source

  • Scopus