PDRA in the “5DHiResE” project, working in OCT imaging applications for the study of the viability/vitality of mammalian embryos.
Current research projects
May 2017 – present
REBOT, “Robotic EndoBronchial Optical Tomography”, a collaboration with the Hamlyn Robotics Centre, Imperial College London, funded by a major EPSRC grant.
Past research interests and projects
May 2016 — April 2017
AMEFOCT, “Add-on module for optical coherence tomography with en-face view option“, European Research Council (ERC) Proof-of-Concept.
Polarisation-sensitive optical coherence tomography (OCT);
Functional OCT: flow measurements and phase-sensitive methods;
Fourier-domain, spectrometer-based OCT configurations.
Combining mirror term removal using Talbot bands with Gabor fusion technique in a Fourier-domain, spectrometer-based optical coherence tomography system;
Simultaneous acquisition of the OCT and confocal channels in a Fourier-domain, spectrometer-based optical coherence tomography system.
Novel Talbot bands spectrometer configurations.
October 2012 — August 2016
PhD in Physics (School of Physical Sciences, University of Kent — Canterbury, United Kingdom);
September 2007 — September 2012
MSc (integrated Masters programme) in Physical Engineering (Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade do Porto, Portugal);
Adrian Bradu, Niels Møller Israelsen, Michael Maria, Manuel J. Marques, Sylvain Rivet, Thomas Feuchter, Ole Bang, and Adrian Podoleanu. “Recovering distance information in spectral domain interferometry“, Scientific Reports, 8(1):15445, October 2018.
Magalie Bondu, Manuel J. Marques, Peter M. Moselund, Gurprit Lall, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Podoleanu, “Multispectral photoacoustic microscopy and optical coherence tomography using a single supercontinuum source“, Photoacoustics 9:21-30, March 2018
Sophie Caujolle, Ramona Cernat, Giuseppe Silvestri, Manuel J. Marques, Adrian Bradu, Thomas Feuchter, Gary Robinson, Darren K Griffin, and Adrian Podoleanu, “Speckle variance OCT for depth resolved assessment of the viability of bovine embryos“, Biomedical Optics Express 8(11):5139-5150, November 2017.
Sylvain Rivet, Manuel J. Marques, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Podoleanu. “Passive optical module for polarization-sensitive optical coherence tomography systems“, Optics Express 25(13):14533-14544, June 2017.
Manuel J. Marques, Sylvain Rivet, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Podoleanu. “Novel software package to facilitate operation of any spectral (Fourier) OCT system“. In Proc. of SPIE vol. 10416, June 2017.
Manuel J. Marques, Sylvain Rivet, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Podoleanu. “Polarization-sensitive plug-in optical module for a fourier-domain optical coherence tomography system“. In Proc. of SPIE, volume 10053, pages 100531B–1, 2017.
Sylvain Rivet, Manuel J. Marques, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Podoleanu, “Optical module to extend any Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography system into a polarisation-sensitive system “, Journal of Optics 18(6):5607, May 2016.