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K. Irisawa, T. Hirasawa, K. Hirota, K. Tsujita, and M. Ishihara, “Influence of laser pulse width to the photoacoustic temporal waveform and the image resolution with a solid state excitation laser,” Proc. SPIE 8223, 82232W (2012).

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M. Sivaramakrishnan, K. Maslov, H. F. Zhang, G. Stoica, and L. V. Wang, “Limitations of quantitative photoacoustic measurements of blood oxygenation in small vessels,” Phys. Med. Biol. 52, 1349–1361 (2007).

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T. Lu, J. Jiang, Y. Su, Z. Song, J. Yao, and R. K. Wang, “Signal processing using wavelet transform in photoacoustic tomography,” Proc. SPIE 6439, 64390L (2007).

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M. Xu and L. V. Wang, “Photoacoustic imaging in biomedicine,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 77, 041101 (2006).

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M. Ishihara, M. Sato, N. Kaneshiro, G. Mitani, S. Sato, J. Mochida, and M. Kikuchi, “Development of a diagnostic system for osteoarthritis using a photoacoustic measurement method,” Lasers Surg. Med. 38, 249–255 (2006).

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J. Laufer, C. Elwell, D. Delpy, and P. Beard, “In vitro measurements of absolute blood oxygen saturation using pulsed near-infrared photoacoustic spectroscopy: accuracy and resolution,” Phys. Med. Biol. 50, 4409–4428 (2005).

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Z. Li, H. Li, H. Chen, and W. Xie, “In vivo determination of acute myocardial ischemia based on photoacoustic imaging with a focused transducer,” J. Biomed. Opt 16, 076011 (2011).

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Z. Li, H. Li, Z. Zeng, W. Xie, and W. R. Chen, “Determination of optical absorption coefficient with focusing photoacoustic imaging,” J. Biomed. Opt 17, 061216 (2012).

[CrossRef]

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Z. Guo, C. Favazza, A. Garcia-Uribe, and L. V. Wang, “Quantitative photoacoustic microscopy of optical absorption coefficients from acoustic spectra in the optical diffusive regime,” J. Biomed. Opt. 17, 066011 (2012).

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M. Jaeger, M. Hejazi, and M. Frenz, “Diffraction-free acoustic detection for optoacoustic depth profiling of tissue using an optically transparent polyvinylidene fluoride pressure transducer operated in backward and forward mode,” J. Biomed. Opt 10, 024035 (2005).

[CrossRef]

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T. Hirasawa, M. Ishihara, K. Tsujita, K. Hirota, K. Irisawa, M. Kitagaki, M. Fujita, and M. Kikuchi, “Continuous wavelet-transform analysis of photoacoustic signal waveform to determine optical absorption coefficient,” Proc. SPIE 8223, 822333 (2012).

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[CrossRef]

Z. Guo, C. Favazza, A. Garcia-Uribe, and L. V. Wang, “Quantitative photoacoustic microscopy of optical absorption coefficients from acoustic spectra in the optical diffusive regime,” J. Biomed. Opt. 17, 066011 (2012).

[CrossRef]

Z. Guo, S. Hu, and L. V. Wang, “Calibration-free absolute quantification of optical absorption coefficients using acoustic spectra in 3D photoacoustic microscopy of biological tissue,” Opt. Lett. 35, 2067–2069 (2010).

[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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K. Irisawa, T. Hirasawa, K. Hirota, K. Tsujita, and M. Ishihara, “Influence of laser pulse width to the photoacoustic temporal waveform and the image resolution with a solid state excitation laser,” Proc. SPIE 8223, 82232W (2012).

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T. Hirasawa, M. Ishihara, K. Tsujita, K. Hirota, K. Irisawa, M. Kitagaki, M. Fujita, and M. Kikuchi, “Continuous wavelet-transform analysis of photoacoustic signal waveform to determine optical absorption coefficient,” Proc. SPIE 8223, 822333 (2012).

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T. Hirasawa, M. Ishihara, K. Tsujita, K. Hirota, K. Irisawa, M. Kitagaki, M. Fujita, and M. Kikuchi, “Continuous wavelet-transform analysis of photoacoustic signal waveform to determine optical absorption coefficient,” Proc. SPIE 8223, 822333 (2012).

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T. Hirasawa, M. Ishihara, K. Tsujita, K. Hirota, K. Irisawa, M. Kitagaki, M. Fujita, and M. Kikuchi, “Continuous wavelet-transform analysis of photoacoustic signal waveform to determine optical absorption coefficient,” Proc. SPIE 8223, 822333 (2012).

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K. Irisawa, T. Hirasawa, K. Hirota, K. Tsujita, and M. Ishihara, “Influence of laser pulse width to the photoacoustic temporal waveform and the image resolution with a solid state excitation laser,” Proc. SPIE 8223, 82232W (2012).

[CrossRef]

M. Ishihara, M. Sato, N. Kaneshiro, G. Mitani, S. Sato, J. Mochida, and M. Kikuchi, “Development of a diagnostic system for osteoarthritis using a photoacoustic measurement method,” Lasers Surg. Med. 38, 249–255 (2006).

[CrossRef]

J. A. Viator, S. L. Jacques, and S. A. Prahl, “Depth profiling of absorbing soft materials using photoacoustic methods,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 5, 989–996 (1999).

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

M. Ishihara, M. Sato, N. Kaneshiro, G. Mitani, S. Sato, J. Mochida, and M. Kikuchi, “Development of a diagnostic system for osteoarthritis using a photoacoustic measurement method,” Lasers Surg. Med. 38, 249–255 (2006).

[CrossRef]

T. Kijewski and A. Kareem, “Wavelet transforms for system identification in civil engineering,” Comput.-Aided Civil Infrastruct. Eng. 18, 339–355 (2003).

[CrossRef]

T. Kijewski and A. Kareem, “Wavelet transforms for system identification in civil engineering,” Comput.-Aided Civil Infrastruct. Eng. 18, 339–355 (2003).

[CrossRef]

T. Hirasawa, M. Ishihara, K. Tsujita, K. Hirota, K. Irisawa, M. Kitagaki, M. Fujita, and M. Kikuchi, “Continuous wavelet-transform analysis of photoacoustic signal waveform to determine optical absorption coefficient,” Proc. SPIE 8223, 822333 (2012).

[CrossRef]

M. Ishihara, M. Sato, N. Kaneshiro, G. Mitani, S. Sato, J. Mochida, and M. Kikuchi, “Development of a diagnostic system for osteoarthritis using a photoacoustic measurement method,” Lasers Surg. Med. 38, 249–255 (2006).

[CrossRef]

T. Hirasawa, M. Ishihara, K. Tsujita, K. Hirota, K. Irisawa, M. Kitagaki, M. Fujita, and M. Kikuchi, “Continuous wavelet-transform analysis of photoacoustic signal waveform to determine optical absorption coefficient,” Proc. SPIE 8223, 822333 (2012).

[CrossRef]

V. Wilkens and C. Koch, “Amplitude and phase calibration of hydrophones up to 70 MHz using broadband pulse excitation and an optical reference hydrophone,” J. Acoust. Soc. Am. 115, 2892–2903 (2004).

[CrossRef]

T. Hirasawa, M. Fujita, S. Okawa, T. Kushibiki, and M. Ishihara, “Improvement in quantifying optical absorption coefficients based on continuous wavelet-transform by correcting distortions in temporal photoacoustic waveforms,” Proc. SPIE 8581, 85814J (2013).

[CrossRef]

J. Laufer, B. Cox, E. Zhang, and P. Beard, “Quantitative determination of chromophore concentrations from 2D photoacoustic images using a nonlinear model-based inversion scheme,” Appl. Opt. 49, 1219–1233 (2010).

[CrossRef]

J. Laufer, C. Elwell, D. Delpy, and P. Beard, “In vitro measurements of absolute blood oxygen saturation using pulsed near-infrared photoacoustic spectroscopy: accuracy and resolution,” Phys. Med. Biol. 50, 4409–4428 (2005).

[CrossRef]

B. Cox, J. G. Laufer, S. R. Arridge, and P. C. Beard, “Quantitative spectroscopic photoacoustic imaging: a review,” J. Biomed. Opt. 17, 061202 (2012).

[CrossRef]

C. Li and L. V. Wang, “Photoacoustic tomography and sensing in biomedicine,” Phys. Med. Biol. 54, R59–R97 (2009).

[CrossRef]

Z. Li, H. Li, Z. Zeng, W. Xie, and W. R. Chen, “Determination of optical absorption coefficient with focusing photoacoustic imaging,” J. Biomed. Opt 17, 061216 (2012).

[CrossRef]

Z. Li, H. Li, H. Chen, and W. Xie, “In vivo determination of acute myocardial ischemia based on photoacoustic imaging with a focused transducer,” J. Biomed. Opt 16, 076011 (2011).

[CrossRef]

Z. Li, H. Li, Z. Zeng, W. Xie, and W. R. Chen, “Determination of optical absorption coefficient with focusing photoacoustic imaging,” J. Biomed. Opt 17, 061216 (2012).

[CrossRef]

Z. Li, H. Li, H. Chen, and W. Xie, “In vivo determination of acute myocardial ischemia based on photoacoustic imaging with a focused transducer,” J. Biomed. Opt 16, 076011 (2011).

[CrossRef]

T. Lu, J. Jiang, Y. Su, Z. Song, J. Yao, and R. K. Wang, “Signal processing using wavelet transform in photoacoustic tomography,” Proc. SPIE 6439, 64390L (2007).

[CrossRef]

M. Sivaramakrishnan, K. Maslov, H. F. Zhang, G. Stoica, and L. V. Wang, “Limitations of quantitative photoacoustic measurements of blood oxygenation in small vessels,” Phys. Med. Biol. 52, 1349–1361 (2007).

[CrossRef]

S. A. Ermilov, R. Gharieb, A. Conjusteau, T. Miller, K. Mehta, and A. A. Oraevsky, “Data processing and quasi-3D optoacoustic imaging of tumors in the breast using a linear arc-shaped array of ultrasonic transducers,” Proc. SPIE 6856, 685603 (2008).

[CrossRef]

S. A. Ermilov, R. Gharieb, A. Conjusteau, T. Miller, K. Mehta, and A. A. Oraevsky, “Data processing and quasi-3D optoacoustic imaging of tumors in the breast using a linear arc-shaped array of ultrasonic transducers,” Proc. SPIE 6856, 685603 (2008).

[CrossRef]

M. Ishihara, M. Sato, N. Kaneshiro, G. Mitani, S. Sato, J. Mochida, and M. Kikuchi, “Development of a diagnostic system for osteoarthritis using a photoacoustic measurement method,” Lasers Surg. Med. 38, 249–255 (2006).

[CrossRef]

M. Ishihara, M. Sato, N. Kaneshiro, G. Mitani, S. Sato, J. Mochida, and M. Kikuchi, “Development of a diagnostic system for osteoarthritis using a photoacoustic measurement method,” Lasers Surg. Med. 38, 249–255 (2006).

[CrossRef]

A. Roggan, M. Friebel, K. Dorschel, A. Hahn, and G. Muller, “Optical properties of circulating human blood in the wavelength range 400–2500 nm,” J. Biomed. Opt. 4, 36–46 (1999).

[CrossRef]

A. Rosenthal, V. Ntziachristos, and D. Razansky, “Optoacoustic methods for frequency calibration of ultrasonic sensors,” IEEE Trans. Ultrason. Ferroelectr. Freq. Control 58, 316–326 (2011).

[CrossRef]

T. Hirasawa, M. Fujita, S. Okawa, T. Kushibiki, and M. Ishihara, “Improvement in quantifying optical absorption coefficients based on continuous wavelet-transform by correcting distortions in temporal photoacoustic waveforms,” Proc. SPIE 8581, 85814J (2013).

[CrossRef]

S. A. Ermilov, R. Gharieb, A. Conjusteau, T. Miller, K. Mehta, and A. A. Oraevsky, “Data processing and quasi-3D optoacoustic imaging of tumors in the breast using a linear arc-shaped array of ultrasonic transducers,” Proc. SPIE 6856, 685603 (2008).

[CrossRef]

J. A. Viator, S. L. Jacques, and S. A. Prahl, “Depth profiling of absorbing soft materials using photoacoustic methods,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 5, 989–996 (1999).

[CrossRef]

A. Rosenthal, V. Ntziachristos, and D. Razansky, “Optoacoustic methods for frequency calibration of ultrasonic sensors,” IEEE Trans. Ultrason. Ferroelectr. Freq. Control 58, 316–326 (2011).

[CrossRef]

A. Roggan, M. Friebel, K. Dorschel, A. Hahn, and G. Muller, “Optical properties of circulating human blood in the wavelength range 400–2500 nm,” J. Biomed. Opt. 4, 36–46 (1999).

[CrossRef]

A. Rosenthal, V. Ntziachristos, and D. Razansky, “Optoacoustic methods for frequency calibration of ultrasonic sensors,” IEEE Trans. Ultrason. Ferroelectr. Freq. Control 58, 316–326 (2011).

[CrossRef]

M. Ishihara, M. Sato, N. Kaneshiro, G. Mitani, S. Sato, J. Mochida, and M. Kikuchi, “Development of a diagnostic system for osteoarthritis using a photoacoustic measurement method,” Lasers Surg. Med. 38, 249–255 (2006).

[CrossRef]

M. Ishihara, M. Sato, N. Kaneshiro, G. Mitani, S. Sato, J. Mochida, and M. Kikuchi, “Development of a diagnostic system for osteoarthritis using a photoacoustic measurement method,” Lasers Surg. Med. 38, 249–255 (2006).

[CrossRef]

M. Sivaramakrishnan, K. Maslov, H. F. Zhang, G. Stoica, and L. V. Wang, “Limitations of quantitative photoacoustic measurements of blood oxygenation in small vessels,” Phys. Med. Biol. 52, 1349–1361 (2007).

[CrossRef]

T. Lu, J. Jiang, Y. Su, Z. Song, J. Yao, and R. K. Wang, “Signal processing using wavelet transform in photoacoustic tomography,” Proc. SPIE 6439, 64390L (2007).

[CrossRef]

M. Sivaramakrishnan, K. Maslov, H. F. Zhang, G. Stoica, and L. V. Wang, “Limitations of quantitative photoacoustic measurements of blood oxygenation in small vessels,” Phys. Med. Biol. 52, 1349–1361 (2007).

[CrossRef]

T. Lu, J. Jiang, Y. Su, Z. Song, J. Yao, and R. K. Wang, “Signal processing using wavelet transform in photoacoustic tomography,” Proc. SPIE 6439, 64390L (2007).

[CrossRef]

C. Torrence and G. P. Compo, “A practical guide to wavelet analysis,” Bull. Am. Meteorol. Soc. 79, 61–78 (1998).

[CrossRef]

K. Irisawa, T. Hirasawa, K. Hirota, K. Tsujita, and M. Ishihara, “Influence of laser pulse width to the photoacoustic temporal waveform and the image resolution with a solid state excitation laser,” Proc. SPIE 8223, 82232W (2012).

[CrossRef]

T. Hirasawa, M. Ishihara, K. Tsujita, K. Hirota, K. Irisawa, M. Kitagaki, M. Fujita, and M. Kikuchi, “Continuous wavelet-transform analysis of photoacoustic signal waveform to determine optical absorption coefficient,” Proc. SPIE 8223, 822333 (2012).

[CrossRef]

S. H. Holan and J. A. Viator, “Automated wavelet denoising of photoacoustic signals for circulating melanoma cell detection and burn image reconstruction,” Phys. Med. Biol. 53, N227–N236 (2008).

[CrossRef]

J. A. Viator, B. Choi, M. Ambrose, J. Spanier, and J. S. Nelson, “In vivo port-wine stain depth determination with a photoacoustic probe,” Appl. Opt. 42, 3215–3224 (2003).

[CrossRef]

J. A. Viator, S. L. Jacques, and S. A. Prahl, “Depth profiling of absorbing soft materials using photoacoustic methods,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 5, 989–996 (1999).

[CrossRef]

Z. Guo, C. Favazza, A. Garcia-Uribe, and L. V. Wang, “Quantitative photoacoustic microscopy of optical absorption coefficients from acoustic spectra in the optical diffusive regime,” J. Biomed. Opt. 17, 066011 (2012).

[CrossRef]

Z. Guo, S. Hu, and L. V. Wang, “Calibration-free absolute quantification of optical absorption coefficients using acoustic spectra in 3D photoacoustic microscopy of biological tissue,” Opt. Lett. 35, 2067–2069 (2010).

[CrossRef]

C. Li and L. V. Wang, “Photoacoustic tomography and sensing in biomedicine,” Phys. Med. Biol. 54, R59–R97 (2009).

[CrossRef]

M. Sivaramakrishnan, K. Maslov, H. F. Zhang, G. Stoica, and L. V. Wang, “Limitations of quantitative photoacoustic measurements of blood oxygenation in small vessels,” Phys. Med. Biol. 52, 1349–1361 (2007).

[CrossRef]

M. Xu and L. V. Wang, “Photoacoustic imaging in biomedicine,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 77, 041101 (2006).

[CrossRef]

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