Juliette Selb, Ph.D.

Photon Migration Imaging Laboratory

Massachusetts General Hospital

Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging

Building 149 – 13th Street

Charlestown, MA 02129


Phone : 617-726-9338

Fax : 617-726-7422



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 Journal papers


J. Selb, J.J. Stott, M.A. Franceschini, A.G. Sorensen, and D.A. Boas, “Improved sensitivity to cerebral hemodynamics during brain activation with a time-gated optical system: analytical model and experimental validation”, to be published in Journal of Biomedical Optics, special issue on Optics in Neuroscience.


B.C. Forget, F. Ramaz, M. Atlan, J. Selb, and A.C. Boccara, “High contrast fast Fourier transform acousto-optical tomography of phantom tissues with a frequency-chirp modulation of the ultrasound”, Applied Optics, 42, pp.1379-1383 (2003). [pdf]


J. Selb, L. Pottier, and A.C. Boccara, “Nonlinear effects in acousto-optic imaging”, Optics Letters, 27, pp.918-920, (2002). [pdf]


J. Selb, S. Lévêque-Fort, L. Pottier and A.C. Boccara, “3D acousto-optic modulated-speckle imaging in biological tissues”, Comptes Rendus de l’Académie des Sciences, t.2, Série IV, pp.1213-1225, (2001). [pdf]


S. Lévêque-Fort, J. Selb, L. Pottier, and A.C. Boccara, “In situ local tissue characterization and imaging by backscattering acousto-optic imaging”, Optics Communications, 196, pp.127-131, (2001). [pdf]


A. Dubois, J. Selb, L. Vabre and A.C. Boccara, “Phase measurement in wide-aperture interferometers”, Applied Optics, 39, pp.2326-2331 (2000). [pdf]




Book chapters



J. Selb, S. Lévêque-Fort, A. Dubois, B.C. Forget, L. Pottier, F. Ramaz, and C. Boccara, “Ultrasonically Modulated Optical Imaging”, chap. 35, Biomedical Photonics Handbook, SPIE, Tuan Vo-Dinh, University of Tennessee, USA (2003).


S. Lévêque-Fort, J. Selb, L. Pottier, and A.C. Boccara, “Coupling ultrasound and coherent light for high resolution, large depth imaging in tissues”, Proceedings of Inter-Institute Workshop on In Vivo Optical Imaging at the NIH, Amir Gandjbakhche, published in Trends in Optics and Photonics of OSA (1999).




Conference proceedings



J. Selb, J.J. Stott, M.A. Franceschini, and D.A. Boas, “Improvement of depth sensitivity to cerebral hemodynamics with a time-domain system”, in OSA Biomedical Optics Topical Meetings on CD-ROM, The Optical Society of America, Washington, DC, presentation FC3 (2004).


J. Selb, A.C. Boccara, and D.A. Boas, Resolution of a diffusion equation describing the acousto-optical interaction in scattering media”, in Photon Migration and Diffuse-Light Imaging, David A. Boas, Ed., Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 5138, pp. 180-189 (2003).


B.C. Forget, M. Atlan, J. Selb, L. Pottier, F. Ramaz, and A.C. Boccara, “High-contrast FFT acousto-optical tomography of biological tissues with a frequency-chirped modulation of the ultrasound, in Biomedical Optoacoustics IV; Alexander A. Oraevsky; Ed., Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 4960, pp. 147-155 (2003).


J. Selb, L.Pottier, B. Forget, F. Ramaz, and A.C. Boccara, “Non-linear acousto-optic imaging”, in OSA Biomedical Topical Meetings, OSA Technical Digest, Optical Society of America, Washington DC, pp.409-411 (2002).


J. Selb, L. Pottier, S. Lévêque-Fort, and A.C. Boccara, “A dedicated acoustic / acousto-optic imaging system”, in Hybrid and Novel Imaging and New Optical Instrumentation for Biomedical Applications, Boccara and Oraevsky, Eds., Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 4434, pp.89-95 (2001).


J. Selb, S. Lévêque-Fort, L. Pottier and A.C. Boccara, “Setup for simultaneous imaging of optical and acoustic contrasts in biological tissues”, in Biomedical Optoacoustics II, Oraevsky, Ed., Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 4256, pp.200-207 (2001).


S. Lévêque-Fort, J. Selb, and L. Pottier, “Towards simultaneous acousto-optical and acoustical imaging in biological tissues”, in Photon Migration, Diffuse Spectroscopy, and Optical Coherence Tomography : Imaging and Functional Assessment, S. Andersson-Engels, J.G. Fujimoto, Eds., Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 4160, pp.110-117, (2000).


A. Dubois, L. Vabre, J. Selb and A.C. Boccara, Microscopie interférentielle 3D pour la micro-électronique”, Colloque du club SFO CMOI : Contrôles et mesures optiques pour l’industrie, Mittelwihr, France, 17-19 novembre 1999, published in the proceedings of the conference, pp.143-148 (1999). In French.




PhD thesis



Juliette Selb, Source virtuelle acousto-optique pour l’imagerie des milieux diffusants, thèse de doctorat de l’Université Paris XI, soutenue le 19 novembre 2002. [pdf - 3 MB - In French]


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