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 Home  List of Issues    Issue 11 , Vol. 15 , 2017    10.3788/COL201715.111702

Fast gradational reconstruction for Fourier ptychographic microscopy
Jizhou Zhang1;2, Tingfa Xu1;2, Xing Wang1;2, Sining Chen1;2, and Guoqiang Ni1;2
1 School of Optoelectronics, Image Engineering and Video Technology Lab, [Beijing Institute of Technology], Beijing 1 00081 , China
2 [Key Laboratory of Photoelectronic Imaging Technology and System], Ministry of Education of China, Beijing 100081, China

Chin. Opt. Lett., 2017, 15(11): pp.111702

Topic:Medical optics and biotechnology
Keywords(OCIS Code): 170.3010  170.0180  100.5070  110.1758  

We develop an improved global reconstruction method for Fourier ptychographic microscopy, a newly reported technique for wide-field and high-resolution microscopic observation. The gradational strategy and graphic processing unit computing are applied to accelerate the conventional global reconstruction method. Both simulations and experiments are carried out to evaluate the performance of our method, and the results show that this method offers a much faster convergence speed and maintains a good reconstruction quality.

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Posted online:2017/9/18

Get Citation: Jizhou Zhang, Tingfa Xu, Xing Wang, Sining Chen, and Guoqiang Ni, "Fast gradational reconstruction for Fourier ptychographic microscopy," Chin. Opt. Lett. 15(11), 111702(2017)

Note: This work was supported by the Major Science Instrument Program of the National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 61527802) and the General Program of National Natural Science Foundation of China (Nos. 61371132 and 61471043). The authors sincerely acknowledge the editor and the anonymous reviewers for their insightful comments on the manuscript.


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