Abstract

Inverse light scattering analysis seeks to associate measured scattering properties with the most probable theoretical scattering distribution. Although Mie theory is a spherical scattering model, it has been used successfully for discerning the geometry of spheroidal scatterers. The goal of this study was an in-depth evaluation of the consequences of analyzing the structure of spheroidal geometries, which are relevant to cell and tissue studies in biology, by employing Mie-theory-based inverse light scattering analysis. As a basis for this study, the scattering from spheroidal geometries was modeled using T-matrix theory and used as test data. In a previous study, we used this technique to investigate the case of spheroidal scatterers aligned with the optical axis. In the present study, we look at a broader scope which includes the effects of aspect ratio, orientation, refractive index, and incident light polarization. Over this wide range of parameters, our results indicate that this method provides a good estimate of spheroidal structure.

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2008 (2)

K. J. Chalut, S. Chen, J. D. Finan, M. G. Giacomelli, F. Guilak, K. W. Leong, and A. Wax, “Label-free, high-throughput measurements of dynamic changes in cell nuclei using angle-resolved low coherence interferometry,” Biophys. J. 94, 4948-4956 (2008).
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[CrossRef]

2007 (5)

K. J. Chalut, L. A. Kresty, J. W. Pyhtila, R. Nines, M. Baird, V. E. Steele, and A. Wax, “In situ assessment of intraepithelial neoplasia in hamster trachea epithelium using angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry,” Cancer Epidemiol. Biomarkers Prev. 16, 223-227 (2007).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

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[CrossRef] [PubMed]

J. W. Pyhtila, K. J. Chalut, J. D. Boyer, J. Keener, T. D'Amico, M. Gottfried, F. Gress, and A. Wax, “In situ detection of nuclear atypia in Barrett's esophagus by using angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry,” Gastrointest. Endosc. 65, 487-491 (2007).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

R. Pearson, R. M. Fitzgerald, and J. Polanco, “An inverse reconstruction model to retrieve aerosol size distribution from optical depth data,” J. Opt. A, Pure Appl. Opt. 9, 56-59 (2007).
[CrossRef]

J. D. Keener, K. J. Chalut, J. W. Pyhtila, and A. Wax, “Application of Mie theory to determine the structure of spheroidal scatterers in biological materials,” Opt. Lett. 32, 1326-1328 (2007).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

2006 (2)

A. Dhar, K. S. Johnson, M. R. Novelli, S. G. Bown, I. J. Bigio, L. B. Lovat, and S. L. Bloom, “Elastic scattering spectroscopy for the diagnosis of colonic lesions: Initial results of a novel optical biopsy technique,” Gastrointest. Endosc. 63, 257-261 (2006).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

J. W. Pyhtila, H. Ma, A. J. Simnick, A. Chilkoti, and A. Wax, “Determining long range correlations by observing coherent light scattering from in vitro cell arrays with angle-resolved low coherence interferometry,” J. Biomed. Opt. 11, 024603 (2006).
[CrossRef]

2005 (3)

A. Wax, J. W. Pyhtila, R. N. Graf, R. Nines, C. W. Boone, R. R. Dasari, M. S. Feld, V. E. Steele, and G. D. Stoner, “Prospective grading of neoplastic change in rat esophagus epithelium using angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry,” J. Biomed. Opt. 10, 051604 (2005).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

A. Wax, “Low-coherence light-scattering calculations for polydisperse size distributions,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 22, 256-261 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Y. L. Kim, Y. Liu, V. M. Turzhitsky, R. K. Wali, H. K. Roy, and V. Backman, “Depth-resolved low-coherence enhanced backscattering,” Opt. Lett. 30, 741-743 (2005).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

2004 (3)

X. Li, Z. G. Chen, A. Taflove, and V. Backman, “Equiphase-sphere approximation for analysis of light scattering by arbitrarily shaped nonspherical particles,” Appl. Opt. 43, 4497-4505 (2004).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

L. B. Lovat, K. Johnson, M. R. Novelli, M. O'Donovan, S. Davies, C. R. Selvasekar, S. Thorpe, I. J. Bigio, and S. G. Bown, “Optical biopsy using elastic scattering spectroscopy can detect high grade dysplasia and cancer in Barrett's esophagus,” Gastroenterology 126, A39 (2004).

K. S. Johnson, D. W. Chicken, D. C. O. Pickard, A. C. Lee, G. Briggs, M. Falzon, I. J. Bigio, M. R. Keshtgar, and S. G. Bown, “Elastic scattering spectroscopy for intraoperative determination of sentinel lymph node status in the breast,” J. Biomed. Opt. 9, 1122-1128 (2004).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

2003 (3)

A. Wax, C. H. Yang, M. G. Muller, R. Nines, C. W. Boone, V. E. Steele, G. D. Stoner, R. R. Dasari, and M. S. Feld, “In situ detection of neoplastic transformation and chemopreventive effects in rat esophagus epithelium using angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry,” Cancer Res. 63, 3556-3559 (2003).
[PubMed]

R. Drezek, M. Guillaud, T. Collier, I. Boiko, A. Malpica, C. Macaulay, M. Follen, and R. Richards-Kortum, “Light scattering from cervical cells throughout neoplastic progression: Influence of nuclear morphology, DNA content, and chromatin texture,” J. Biomed. Opt. 8, 7-16 (2003).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

J. W. Pyhtila, R. N. Graf, and A. Wax, “Determining nuclear morphology using an improved angle-resolved low coherence interferometry system,” Opt. Express 11, 3473-3484 (2003).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

2002 (5)

J. R. Mourant, T. M. Johnson, V. Doddi, and J. P. Freyer, “Angular dependent light scattering from multicellular spheroids,” J. Biomed. Opt. 7, 93-99 (2002).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

K. Sokolov, J. Galvan, A. Myakov, A. Lacy, R. Lotan, and R. Richards-Kortum, “Realistic three-dimensional epithelial tissue phantoms for biomedical optics,” J. Biomed. Opt. 7, 148-156 (2002).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

J. R. Mourant, T. M. Johnson, S. Carpenter, A. Guerra, T. Aida, and J. P. Freyer, “Polarized angular dependent spectroscopy of epithelial cells and epithelial cell nuclei to determine the size scale of scattering structures,” J. Biomed. Opt. 7, 378-387 (2002).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

I. Georgakoudi, E. E. Sheets, M. G. Muller, V. Backman, C. P. Crum, K. Badizadegan, R. R. Dasari, and M. S. Feld, “Trimodal spectroscopy for the detection and characterization of cervical precancers in vivo,” Am. J. Obstet. Gynecol. 186, 374-382 (2002).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

A. Wax, C. H. Yang, V. Backman, K. Badizadegan, C. W. Boone, R. R. Dasari, and M. S. Feld, “Cellular organization and substructure measured using angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry,” Biophys. J. 82, 2256-2264 (2002).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

2001 (3)

V. Backman, V. Gopal, M. Kalashnikov, K. Badizadegan, R. Gurjar, A. Wax, I. Georgakoudi, M. Mueller, C. W. Boone, R. R. Dasari, and M. S. Feld, “Measuring cellular structure at submicrometer scale with light scattering spectroscopy,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 7, 887-893 (2001).
[CrossRef]

Y. P. Han and Z. S. Wu, “Scattering of a spheroidal particle illuminated by a Gaussian beam,” Appl. Opt. 40, 2501-2509 (2001).
[CrossRef]

J. R. Mourant, T. M. Johnson, and J. P. Freyer, “Characterizing mammalian cells and cell phantoms by polarized backscattering fiber-optic measurements,” Appl. Opt. 40, 5114-5123 (2001).
[CrossRef]

2000 (7)

M. I. Mishchenko, “Calculation of the amplitude matrix for a nonspherical particle in a fixed orientation,” Appl. Opt. 39, 1026-1031 (2000).
[CrossRef]

J. R. Mourant, M. Canpolat, C. Brocker, O. Esponda-Ramos, T. M. Johnson, A. Matanock, K. Stetter, and J. P. Freyer, “Light scattering from cells: The contribution of the nucleus and the effects of proliferative status,” J. Biomed. Opt. 5, 131-137 (2000).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

M. I. Mishchenko, L. D. Travis, and J. W. Hovenier, Light Scattering by Nonspherical Particles: Theory, Measurements and Applications (Academic, 2000), pp. 147-170.
[CrossRef]

I. J. Bigio, S. G. Bown, G. Briggs, C. Kelley, S. Lakhani, D. Pickard, P. M. Ripley, I. G. Rose, and C. Saunders, “Diagnosis of breast cancer using elastic-scattering spectroscopy: Preliminary clinical results,” J. Biomed. Opt. 5, 221-228 (2000).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

A. Taflove and S. C. Hagness, Computational Electrodynamics: The Finite-Difference Time-Domain Method, 2nd ed. (Artech House, 2000), pp. xxiii, 852.

V. Backman, M. B. Wallace, L. T. Perelman, J. T. Arendt, R. Gurjar, M. G. Muller, Q. Zhang, G. Zonios, E. Kline, J. A. McGilligan, S. Shapshay, T. Valdez, K. Badizadegan, J. M. Crawford, M. Fitzmaurice, S. Kabani, H. S. Levin, M. Seiler, R. R. Dasari, I. Itzkan, J. Van Dam, and M. S. Feld, “Detection of preinvasive cancer cells,” Nature (London) 406, 35-36 (2000).
[CrossRef]

M. B. Wallace, L. T. Perelman, V. Backman, J. M. Crawford, M. Fitzmaurice, M. Seiler, K. Badizadegan, S. J. Shields, I. Itzkan, R. R. Dasari, J. Van Dam, and M. S. Feld, “Endoscopic detection of dysplasia in patients with Barrett's esophagus using light-scattering spectroscopy,” Gastroenterology 119, 677-682 (2000).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

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S. Holler, Y. L. Pan, R. K. Chang, J. R. Bottiger, S. C. Hill, and D. B. Hillis, “Two-dimensional angular optical scattering for the characterization of airborne microparticles,” Opt. Lett. 23, 1489-1491 (1998).
[CrossRef]

A. M. K. Nilsson, P. Alsholm, A. Karlsson, and S. Andersson-Engels, “T-matrix computations of light scattering by red blood cells,” Appl. Opt. 37, 2735-2748 (1998).
[CrossRef]

L. T. Perelman, V. Backman, M. Wallace, G. Zonios, R. Manoharan, A. Nusrat, S. Shields, M. Seiler, C. Lima, T. Hamano, I. Itzkan, J. Van Dam, J. M. Crawford, and M. S. Feld, “Observation of periodic fine structure in reflectance from biological tissue: A new technique for measuring nuclear size distribution,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 627-630 (1998).
[CrossRef]

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P. B. Wong, G. L. Tyler, J. E. Baron, E. M. Gurrola, and R. A. Simpson, “A three-wave FDTD approach to surface scattering with applications to remote sensing of geophysical surfaces,” IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 44, 504-514 (1996).
[CrossRef]

J. A. Lock, “Ray scattering by an arbitrarily oriented spheroid. I. Diffraction and specular reflection,” Appl. Opt. 35, 500-514 (1996).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

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J. R. Mourant, I. J. Bigio, J. Boyer, R. L. Conn, T. Johnson, and T. Shimada, “Spectroscopic diagnosis of bladder cancer with elastic light scattering,” Lasers Surg. Med. 17, 350-357 (1995).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

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1993 (1)

K. S. Shifrin and G. Tonna, “Inverse problems related to light-scattering in the atmosphere and ocean,” Adv. Geophys. 34, 175-252 (1993).
[CrossRef]

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T. G. Jurgens, A. Taflove, K. Umashankar, and T. G. Moore, “Finite-difference time-domain modeling of curved surfaces,” IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. 40, 357-366 (1992).
[CrossRef]

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L. Tsang, J. A. Kong, and R. T. Shin, Theory of Microwave Remote Sensing, Wiley Series in Remote Sensing (Wiley, 1985), pp. xiii, 613.

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[CrossRef] [PubMed]

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K. S. Johnson, D. W. Chicken, D. C. O. Pickard, A. C. Lee, G. Briggs, M. Falzon, I. J. Bigio, M. R. Keshtgar, and S. G. Bown, “Elastic scattering spectroscopy for intraoperative determination of sentinel lymph node status in the breast,” J. Biomed. Opt. 9, 1122-1128 (2004).
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Boone, C. W.

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A. Wax, C. H. Yang, M. G. Muller, R. Nines, C. W. Boone, V. E. Steele, G. D. Stoner, R. R. Dasari, and M. S. Feld, “In situ detection of neoplastic transformation and chemopreventive effects in rat esophagus epithelium using angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry,” Cancer Res. 63, 3556-3559 (2003).
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Bown, S. G.

A. Dhar, K. S. Johnson, M. R. Novelli, S. G. Bown, I. J. Bigio, L. B. Lovat, and S. L. Bloom, “Elastic scattering spectroscopy for the diagnosis of colonic lesions: Initial results of a novel optical biopsy technique,” Gastrointest. Endosc. 63, 257-261 (2006).
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K. S. Johnson, D. W. Chicken, D. C. O. Pickard, A. C. Lee, G. Briggs, M. Falzon, I. J. Bigio, M. R. Keshtgar, and S. G. Bown, “Elastic scattering spectroscopy for intraoperative determination of sentinel lymph node status in the breast,” J. Biomed. Opt. 9, 1122-1128 (2004).
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J. W. Pyhtila, K. J. Chalut, J. D. Boyer, J. Keener, T. D'Amico, M. Gottfried, F. Gress, and A. Wax, “In situ detection of nuclear atypia in Barrett's esophagus by using angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry,” Gastrointest. Endosc. 65, 487-491 (2007).
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J. W. Pyhtila, K. J. Chalut, J. D. Boyer, J. Keener, T. D'Amico, M. Gottfried, F. Gress, and A. Wax, “In situ detection of nuclear atypia in Barrett's esophagus by using angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry,” Gastrointest. Endosc. 65, 487-491 (2007).
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Briggs, G.

K. S. Johnson, D. W. Chicken, D. C. O. Pickard, A. C. Lee, G. Briggs, M. Falzon, I. J. Bigio, M. R. Keshtgar, and S. G. Bown, “Elastic scattering spectroscopy for intraoperative determination of sentinel lymph node status in the breast,” J. Biomed. Opt. 9, 1122-1128 (2004).
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J. R. Mourant, T. M. Johnson, S. Carpenter, A. Guerra, T. Aida, and J. P. Freyer, “Polarized angular dependent spectroscopy of epithelial cells and epithelial cell nuclei to determine the size scale of scattering structures,” J. Biomed. Opt. 7, 378-387 (2002).
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W. J. Brown, J. W. Pyhtila, N. G. Terry, K. J. Chalut, T. A. D'Amico, T. A. Sporn, J. V. Obando, and A. Wax, “Review and recent development of angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry for detection of precancerous cells in human esophageal epithelium,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 14, 88-97 (2008).
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J. W. Pyhtila, K. J. Chalut, J. D. Boyer, J. Keener, T. D'Amico, M. Gottfried, F. Gress, and A. Wax, “In situ detection of nuclear atypia in Barrett's esophagus by using angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry,” Gastrointest. Endosc. 65, 487-491 (2007).
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J. W. Pyhtila, K. J. Chalut, J. D. Boyer, J. Keener, T. D'Amico, M. Gottfried, F. Gress, and A. Wax, “In situ detection of nuclear atypia in Barrett's esophagus by using angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry,” Gastrointest. Endosc. 65, 487-491 (2007).
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J. D. Keener, K. J. Chalut, J. W. Pyhtila, and A. Wax, “Application of Mie theory to determine the structure of spheroidal scatterers in biological materials,” Opt. Lett. 32, 1326-1328 (2007).
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K. J. Chalut, L. A. Kresty, J. W. Pyhtila, R. Nines, M. Baird, V. E. Steele, and A. Wax, “In situ assessment of intraepithelial neoplasia in hamster trachea epithelium using angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry,” Cancer Epidemiol. Biomarkers Prev. 16, 223-227 (2007).
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Chang, R. K.

Chen, S.

K. J. Chalut, S. Chen, J. D. Finan, M. G. Giacomelli, F. Guilak, K. W. Leong, and A. Wax, “Label-free, high-throughput measurements of dynamic changes in cell nuclei using angle-resolved low coherence interferometry,” Biophys. J. 94, 4948-4956 (2008).
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Chen, Z. G.

Chicken, D. W.

K. S. Johnson, D. W. Chicken, D. C. O. Pickard, A. C. Lee, G. Briggs, M. Falzon, I. J. Bigio, M. R. Keshtgar, and S. G. Bown, “Elastic scattering spectroscopy for intraoperative determination of sentinel lymph node status in the breast,” J. Biomed. Opt. 9, 1122-1128 (2004).
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J. W. Pyhtila, H. Ma, A. J. Simnick, A. Chilkoti, and A. Wax, “Determining long range correlations by observing coherent light scattering from in vitro cell arrays with angle-resolved low coherence interferometry,” J. Biomed. Opt. 11, 024603 (2006).
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R. Drezek, M. Guillaud, T. Collier, I. Boiko, A. Malpica, C. Macaulay, M. Follen, and R. Richards-Kortum, “Light scattering from cervical cells throughout neoplastic progression: Influence of nuclear morphology, DNA content, and chromatin texture,” J. Biomed. Opt. 8, 7-16 (2003).
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J. R. Mourant, I. J. Bigio, J. Boyer, R. L. Conn, T. Johnson, and T. Shimada, “Spectroscopic diagnosis of bladder cancer with elastic light scattering,” Lasers Surg. Med. 17, 350-357 (1995).
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V. Backman, M. B. Wallace, L. T. Perelman, J. T. Arendt, R. Gurjar, M. G. Muller, Q. Zhang, G. Zonios, E. Kline, J. A. McGilligan, S. Shapshay, T. Valdez, K. Badizadegan, J. M. Crawford, M. Fitzmaurice, S. Kabani, H. S. Levin, M. Seiler, R. R. Dasari, I. Itzkan, J. Van Dam, and M. S. Feld, “Detection of preinvasive cancer cells,” Nature (London) 406, 35-36 (2000).
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M. B. Wallace, L. T. Perelman, V. Backman, J. M. Crawford, M. Fitzmaurice, M. Seiler, K. Badizadegan, S. J. Shields, I. Itzkan, R. R. Dasari, J. Van Dam, and M. S. Feld, “Endoscopic detection of dysplasia in patients with Barrett's esophagus using light-scattering spectroscopy,” Gastroenterology 119, 677-682 (2000).
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I. Georgakoudi, E. E. Sheets, M. G. Muller, V. Backman, C. P. Crum, K. Badizadegan, R. R. Dasari, and M. S. Feld, “Trimodal spectroscopy for the detection and characterization of cervical precancers in vivo,” Am. J. Obstet. Gynecol. 186, 374-382 (2002).
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D'Amico, T.

J. W. Pyhtila, K. J. Chalut, J. D. Boyer, J. Keener, T. D'Amico, M. Gottfried, F. Gress, and A. Wax, “In situ detection of nuclear atypia in Barrett's esophagus by using angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry,” Gastrointest. Endosc. 65, 487-491 (2007).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

J. W. Pyhtila, K. J. Chalut, J. D. Boyer, J. Keener, T. D'Amico, M. Gottfried, F. Gress, and A. Wax, “In situ detection of nuclear atypia in Barrett's esophagus by using angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry,” Gastrointest. Endosc. 65, 487-491 (2007).
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W. J. Brown, J. W. Pyhtila, N. G. Terry, K. J. Chalut, T. A. D'Amico, T. A. Sporn, J. V. Obando, and A. Wax, “Review and recent development of angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry for detection of precancerous cells in human esophageal epithelium,” IEEE J. Sel. Top. Quantum Electron. 14, 88-97 (2008).
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Dasari, R. R.

A. Wax, J. W. Pyhtila, R. N. Graf, R. Nines, C. W. Boone, R. R. Dasari, M. S. Feld, V. E. Steele, and G. D. Stoner, “Prospective grading of neoplastic change in rat esophagus epithelium using angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry,” J. Biomed. Opt. 10, 051604 (2005).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

A. Wax, C. H. Yang, M. G. Muller, R. Nines, C. W. Boone, V. E. Steele, G. D. Stoner, R. R. Dasari, and M. S. Feld, “In situ detection of neoplastic transformation and chemopreventive effects in rat esophagus epithelium using angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry,” Cancer Res. 63, 3556-3559 (2003).
[PubMed]

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A. Wax, C. H. Yang, V. Backman, K. Badizadegan, C. W. Boone, R. R. Dasari, and M. S. Feld, “Cellular organization and substructure measured using angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry,” Biophys. J. 82, 2256-2264 (2002).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

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[CrossRef]

M. B. Wallace, L. T. Perelman, V. Backman, J. M. Crawford, M. Fitzmaurice, M. Seiler, K. Badizadegan, S. J. Shields, I. Itzkan, R. R. Dasari, J. Van Dam, and M. S. Feld, “Endoscopic detection of dysplasia in patients with Barrett's esophagus using light-scattering spectroscopy,” Gastroenterology 119, 677-682 (2000).
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L. B. Lovat, K. Johnson, M. R. Novelli, M. O'Donovan, S. Davies, C. R. Selvasekar, S. Thorpe, I. J. Bigio, and S. G. Bown, “Optical biopsy using elastic scattering spectroscopy can detect high grade dysplasia and cancer in Barrett's esophagus,” Gastroenterology 126, A39 (2004).

Dhar, A.

A. Dhar, K. S. Johnson, M. R. Novelli, S. G. Bown, I. J. Bigio, L. B. Lovat, and S. L. Bloom, “Elastic scattering spectroscopy for the diagnosis of colonic lesions: Initial results of a novel optical biopsy technique,” Gastrointest. Endosc. 63, 257-261 (2006).
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J. R. Mourant, T. M. Johnson, V. Doddi, and J. P. Freyer, “Angular dependent light scattering from multicellular spheroids,” J. Biomed. Opt. 7, 93-99 (2002).
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R. Drezek, M. Guillaud, T. Collier, I. Boiko, A. Malpica, C. Macaulay, M. Follen, and R. Richards-Kortum, “Light scattering from cervical cells throughout neoplastic progression: Influence of nuclear morphology, DNA content, and chromatin texture,” J. Biomed. Opt. 8, 7-16 (2003).
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J. R. Mourant, M. Canpolat, C. Brocker, O. Esponda-Ramos, T. M. Johnson, A. Matanock, K. Stetter, and J. P. Freyer, “Light scattering from cells: The contribution of the nucleus and the effects of proliferative status,” J. Biomed. Opt. 5, 131-137 (2000).
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K. S. Johnson, D. W. Chicken, D. C. O. Pickard, A. C. Lee, G. Briggs, M. Falzon, I. J. Bigio, M. R. Keshtgar, and S. G. Bown, “Elastic scattering spectroscopy for intraoperative determination of sentinel lymph node status in the breast,” J. Biomed. Opt. 9, 1122-1128 (2004).
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A. Wax, J. W. Pyhtila, R. N. Graf, R. Nines, C. W. Boone, R. R. Dasari, M. S. Feld, V. E. Steele, and G. D. Stoner, “Prospective grading of neoplastic change in rat esophagus epithelium using angle-resolved low-coherence interferometry,” J. Biomed. Opt. 10, 051604 (2005).
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Fig. 1
Fig. 1

Conceptualization of inverse light scattering analysis. Angular scattering distributions are depicted for two different spheroids as calculated by T-matrix theory. For both, the background index of refraction is 1.43 and the scattering index of refraction is 1.59. (a) Equal volume diameter, D = 4.0 μ m , aspect ratio ϵ = 0.8 , (b) D = 7.0 μ m , ϵ = 0.6 . By measuring scattering properties and comparing to models, structural differences between two objects can be discerned.

Fig. 2
Fig. 2

Stratified squamous (a), simple cuboidal (b), and columnar (c) epithelium. If light is incident on the surface (bottom) of tissue, stratified squamous epithelium represents axially transverse spheroids, simple cuboidal represents axially symmetric spheroids, while columnar epithelium exhibits both geometries. Figure from [6].

Fig. 3
Fig. 3

In vitro culture of macrophage cells in (a) random orientation and (b) oriented (orientation depends on polarization of incident light). In (b), cell nuclei are elongated in preferred direction due to nanostructural manipulation. Figure from [3] used with permission of Biophysical Journal.

Fig. 4
Fig. 4

Schematic of axially transverse spheroids in (a) TM orientation and (b) TE orientation and the dependence of orientation on incident light polarization. The axis of symmetry is the polar axis, while the axis rotated about the axis of the symmetry is the equatorial axis.

Fig. 5
Fig. 5

Spheroidal scattering data simulated by T-matrix theory alongside its best fit to Mie theory. Best fit was determined by least-squares ( χ 2 ) fitting. (a) Cell scattering with equal volume diameter D = 6.0 μ m and aspect ratio ϵ = 0.8 ; best fit to spherical diameter of 5.4 μ m (for this aspect ratio, the equatorial axis a = 5.56 μ m ). (b) Cell scattering with D = 6.0 μ m and ϵ = 1.2 ; best fit to spherical diameter of 6.3 μ m (for this aspect ratio a = 6.37 μ m ). (c) Phantom scattering with D = 7.0 μ m and ϵ = 1.3 ; best fit to spherical diameter of 5.9 μ m (for this aspect ratio, the polar axis b = 5.81 μ m ). (d) Phantom scattering with D = 7.0 μ m and ϵ = 0.82 ; best fit to spherical diameter of 7.9 μ m (for this aspect ratio b = 7.99 μ m ).

Fig. 6
Fig. 6

Cell scattering data were simulated with T-matrix theory in six different configurations (a)–(f), as denoted below each part, spanning three orientations (random, TE, and TM) and two linear incident light polarizations ( S 11 and S 22 ). For a chosen aspect ratio, the scattering data were compared to a Mie-theory database to determine the most probable size. Each dot in the figure represents the best fit size determined by Mie theory for a given aspect ratio. The equatorial (dashed) and polar (solid) manifolds are drawn with a width of 2 λ n s .

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Table 1 Results of Determining Size of Spheroidal Scatterers by Fitting Scattering Distribution to Mie Theory a

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Table 2 Statistical Probability That Given Configuration Favors the Equatorial Axis, the Polar Axis, or Equal Probability of Both a

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