Stimulated Raman scattering: Old physics, new applications

Vladislav V. Yakovlev, Georgi I. Petrov, Hao F. Zhang, Gary D. Noojin, Michael L. Denton, Robert J. Thomas, Marlan O. Scully

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Stimulated Raman scattering is a promising way of expanding the tunability of ultrafast lasers and is an exciting new biomedical imaging modality capable of selective excitation and chemically-specific diagnostics of molecular species.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1970-1973
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Modern Optics
Issue number18-19
StatePublished - Oct 2009


  • Biomedical imaging
  • Raman
  • Stimulated Raman
  • Ultrashort laser pulses

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics


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