Journal Papers


Ralph-Alexandru Erdelyi, Virgil-Florin Duma, Cosmin Sinescu, George Mihai Dobre, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Podoleanu, “Dental Diagnosis and Treatment Assessments: Between X-rays Radiography and Optical Coherence Tomography,” Materials 13(21) 4825 (2020).

Adrian Podoleanu, Sylvain Rivet, Adrian Bradu, M. Maria, “Apparatus and Method for Processing The Signal in Master Slave Interferometry and Apparatus and Method for Master Slave Optical Coherence Tomography with any number of sampled depths,” Patent no US 10760893, date of patent 1 September 2020.

René Říha, Manuel J Marques, Michael R Hughes, Adrian Bradu, Adrian Podoleanu, “Direct en-face, speckle-reduced images using angular-compounded Master–Slave optical coherence tomography,” J. Opt. 22, 055302 (2020).

Manoj K. Dasaa, Gianni Nteroli, Patrick Bowen, Giulia Messa, Yuyang Feng, Christian R. Petersen, Stella Koutsikou, Magalie Bondu, Peter M. Moselund, Adrian Podoleanu, Adrian Bradu, Christos Markos and Ole Bang, “All-fibre supercontinuum laser for in vivo multispectral photoacoustic microscopy of lipids in the extended near-infrared region,” Photoacoustics 100163 (2020).


Andrew R. Harwey, Guillem Carles, Adrian Bradu, Adrian Podoleanu, The Physics, Instruments and Modalities of Retinal Imaging, Chapter in Computational Retinal Image Analysis – Tools, Applications and Perspectives, Elsevier Academic Press, November 2019.

Manuel Marques, Michael Hughes, Khushi Vyas, Andrew Thrapp, Haojie Zhang, Adrian Bradu, Grigory Gelikonov, Petros Giataganas, Christopher J. Payne, Guang-Zhong Yang, and Adrian Podoleanu, En-face optical coherence tomography/fluorescence endomicroscopy for minimally invasive imaging using a robotic scanner, J. of Biomedical Optics 24(6), 066006 (2019).

Ruxandra Elena Luca, Carmen Darinca Todea, Virgil-Florin Duma, Adrian Bradu, Adrian Podoleanu, Quantitative assessment of rat bone regeneration using complex master-slave optical coherence tomography, Quantitative Imaging in Medicine and Surgery (2019).

Virgil Florin Duma, Cosmin Sinescu, Adrian Bradu and Adrian Podoleanu, Optical Coherence Tomography Investigations and Modeling of the Sintering of Ceramic Crowns, Materials 12, 947 (2019).

Sylvain Rivet, Matthieu Dubreuil, Adrian Bradu, and Yann Le Grand, Fast spectrally encoded Mueller optical scanning microscopy, Scientific Reports 9, 3972 (2019).

Adrian Podoleanu, Ramona Cernat and Adrian Bradu,” Down-conversion en-face optical coherence tomography,” Biomed. Opt. Express 10, 772-788 (2019).


Manuel J. MarquesSylvain RivetAdrian Bradu, and Adrian Podoleanu, “Complex master-slave for long axial range swept-source optical coherence tomography,” OSA Continuum 1, 1251-1259 (2018).

Adrian BraduNiels Møller Israelsen, Michael Maria, Manuel J. MarquesSylvain Rivet, Thomas Feuchter, Ole Bang and Adrian Podoleanu, “Recovering distance information in spectral domain interferometry,” Scientific Reports 8, 15445 (2018).

Sylvain RivetAdrian Bradu, Fiona Bairstow, Hisham Forrière, and Adrian Podoleanu, “Group refractive index and group velocity dispersion measurement by complex master slave interferometry,” Opt. Express 26, 21831-21842 (2018).

Gheorghe Hutiu, Virgil-Florin Duma, Dorin Demian, Adrian Bradu and Adrian Podoleanu, “Assessment of Ductile, Brittle, and Fatigue Fractures of Metals Using Optical Coherence Tomography,” Metals 8, 117 (2018).

M. Bondu, M. Marques, P. Moselund, G. Lall, Adrian Bradu, and A. Podoleanu, “Multispectral photoacoustic microscopy and optical coherence tomography using a single supercontinuum source,” Photoacoustics 9, 21-30 (2018).2017


S. Caujolle, R. Cernat, G. Silvestri, M. J. Marques, Adrian Bradu, T. Feuchter, G. Robinson, D. K. Griffin, and A. Podoleanu, “Speckle variance OCT for depth resolved assessment of the viability of bovine embryos,” Biomed. Opt. Express 8, 5139-5150 (2017).

C. Sinescu, Adrian Bradu, V. Duma, F. Topala, M. Negrutiu, and A. Podoleanu, “Effects of Temperature Variations during Sintering of Metal Ceramic Tooth Prostheses Investigated Non-Destructively with Optical Coherence Tomography,” Appl. Sci. 7, 552 (2017).

L. Zhang, M. Ye, P. Giataganas, M. Hughes, Adrian Bradu, A. Podoleanu, and G. Z. Yang, “From Macro to Micro: Autonomous Multiscale Image Fusion for Robotic Surgery,” IEEE Robotics & Automation Magazine 24, 63-72 (2017).

Mohammad R. N. Avanaki, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Podoleanu, “Optimization of excitation of fiber Fabry–Perot tunable filters used in swept lasers using a phase-correction method,” Appl. Opt. 56, 3378-3382 (2017).

Ramona Cernat, Adrian Bradu, Niels Møller Israelsen, Ole Bang, Sylvain Rivet, Pearse A. Keane, David-Garway Heath, Ranjan Rajendram, and Adrian Podoleanu, Gabor fusion master slave optical coherence tomography, Biomed. Opt. Express 8, 813-827 (2017).


Catherine Chin, Florin Toadere, Thomas Feuchter, Lasse Leick, Peter Moselund, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Podoleanu, Acousto-optic tunable filter for dispersion characterization of time-domain optical coherence tomography systems, Appl. Opt. 55, 5707-5714 (2016).

Adrian BraduSylvain Rivet, and Adrian Podoleanu, Master/slave interferometry – ideal tool for coherence revival swept source optical coherence tomography, Biomed. Opt. Express 7, 2453-2468 (2016).

Sylvain Rivet, Manuel Marques, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Podoleanu, Optical module to extend any Fourier domain optical coherence tomography system into a polarisation-sensitive system, J. Optics 18, 065607 (2016).

Sylvain Rivet, Michael Maria, Adrian Bradu, Thomas Feuchter, Lasse Leick, and Adrian Podoleanu, Complex master slave interferometry, Opt. Express 24, 2885-2904 (2016).


Adrian Bradu, Konstantin Kapinchev, Frederick Barnes, and Adrian Podoleanu, “Master slave en-face OCT/SLO,” Biomed. Opt. Express 6, 3655-3669 (2015).

Sylvain Rivet, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Podoleanu, “70 kHz full 4×4 Mueller polarimeter and simultaneous fiber calibration for endoscopic applications,” Opt. Express 23, 23768-23786 (2015).

Manuel J. Marques, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Podoleanu, “Two-grating Talbot bands spectral-domain interferometer,” Opt. Lett. 40, 4014-4017 (2015).

Manuel J. Marques, Sylvain Rivet, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Podoleanu, “Polarization-sensitive optical coherence tomography system tolerant to fiber disturbances using a line camera,” Opt. Lett. 40, 3858-3861 (2015).

J. Wang, Adrian Bradu, G. Dobre and A. Podoleanu, “Full-field swept source master slave optical coherence tomography,” IEEE Photonics Journal 7(4) 1943-0655 (2015).

Adrian Bradu, K. Kapinchev, Frederick Barnes, and Adrian Podoleanu, “On the possibility of producing true real-time retinal cross-sectional images using a graphics processing unit enhanced master-slave optical coherence tomography system,” J. Biomed. Opt., 20(7), 076008 (2015).

Adrian Bradu, Michael Maria, and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Demonstration of tolerance to dispersion of Master/Slave Interferometry,” Opt. Express, 23(11) 14148-14161 (2015).

V.F. Duma, G. Dobre, D. Demian, R. Cernat, C. Sinescu, F.I. Topala, G. Hutiu, Adrian Bradu and A. Podoleanu, “Handheld scanning probes for optical coherence tomography,” Rom. Rep. Physics 67(4), 1346–1358 (2015).

Cosmin Sinescu, Meda Lavinia Negrutiu, Adrian Bradu, Virgil-Florin Duma, and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Noninvasive Quantitative Evaluation of the Dentin Layer during Dental Procedures Using Optical Coherence Tomography,” Computational and Mathematical Methods in Medicine, 2015, Article ID 709076, 7 pages (2015).

Mantas Zurauskas, Adrian Bradu, Daniel R. Ferguson, Daniel X. Hammer, and Adrian Podoleanu, “Closed loop tracked Doppler optical coherence tomography based heart monitor for the Drosophila melanogaster larvae,” J. of Biophotonics 9(3), 246-252IF 4.447 (2015).

R. Cernat, Adrian Bradu, R. Rajendram, and A. Podoleanu, Simultaneous measurement of flow at several depths using multiple active paths in a low coherence interferometer, IEEE Photonics Journal 7(3), 6801012 (2015).

Silvana Canjau, Carmen Todea, Meda Lavinia Negrutiu, Cosmin Sinescu, Florin Ionel Topala, Corina Marcauteanu, Adrian Manescu, Virgil-Florin Duma, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, Optical Coherence Tomography for Non-Invasive ex vivo Investigations in Dental Medicine — a Joint Group Experience (Review paper), Modern Technologies in Medicine 7(1), 97–115 (2015).

Christopher Costa, Adrian Bradu, John Rogers, Pauline Phelan, and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, Swept source optical coherence tomography Gabor fusion splicing technique for microscopy of thick samples using a deformable mirror, J. Biomed. Opt. 20(1), 01601 (2015).

Roxana Oancea, Adrian Bradu, Cosmin Sinescu, Radu Marcel Negru, Meda Lavinia Negrutiu, Iulian Antoniac, Virgil-Florin Duma, and Adrian Podoleanu, Assessment of the sealant/tooth interface using optical coherence tomography, Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology 29(1), 49-58(2015).


G. Hutiu, V-F. Duma, D. Demian, Adrian Bradu, and A. Gh. Podoleanu, Surface imaging of metallic material fractures using optical coherence tomography, Appl. Optics 53(26), 5912-5916 (2014).

D. Demian, V-F. Duma, C. Sinescu, M.L. Negrutiu, R. Cernat, F.I. Topala, Gh. Hutiu, Adrian Bradu, and A. Gh. Podoleanu, “Design and testing of prototype handheld scanning probes for optical coherence tomography,” J. of Engineering in Medicine 228, 743-753 (2014).

Manuel J. Marques, Adrian Bradu and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Towards simultaneous Talbot bands based optical coherence tomography and scanning laser ophthalmoscopy imaging,” Biomed. Opt. Express 5,1233-1249 (2014).

Adrian Bradu and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, Imaging the eye fundus with real-time en-face spectral domain optical coherence tomography, Biomed. Opt. Express. 5, 1233-1249 (2014).

Mihai Rominu, Adrian Manescu, Cosmin Sinescu, Meda Lavinia Negrutiu, Florin Topala, Roxana Otilia Rominu, Adrian Bradu, David A. Jackson, Alessandra Giuliani, and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Zirconia enriched dental adhesive: a solution for OCT contrast enhancement. Demonstrative study by synchrotron radiation micro-tomography,” Dental Materials 30, 417-423 (2014).

Adrian Bradu and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, Calibration-free B-scan images produced by master/slave optical coherence tomography, Opt. Lett. 39, 450-453 (2014).

Corina Marcauteanu, Adrian Bradu, Cosmin Sinescu, Florin Ionel Topala, Meda Lavinia Negrutiu and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Quantitative evaluation of dental abfraction and attrition using a swept-source optical coherence tomography system,” J. Biomed. Opt. 19(2), 021108 (2014).


Adrian Podoleanu and Adrian Bradu, “Master–slave interferometry for parallel spectral domain interferometry sensing and versatile 3D optical coherence tomography,” Opt. Express 21, 19324-19338 (2013).

Sam Van der Jeught, Joris J.J. Dirckx, Johan R.M. Aerts, Adrian Bradu, Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, and Jan A. N. Buytaert, “Full-Field Thickness Distribution of Human Tympanic Membrane Obtained with Optical Coherence Tomography,” Journal of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology 14, 483-494 (2013).

Mantas Zurauskas, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Podoleanu, “Frequency multiplexed long range swept source optical coherence tomography,” Biomed. Opt. Express 4, 778-788 (2013).

Sam Van der Jeught, Jan A. N. Buytaert, Adrian Bradu, Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, and Joris J.J. Dirckx, “Real-time correction of geometric distortion artefacts in large-volume optical coherence tomography,” Meas. Sci. Technol. 24, 057001 (2013).

Mohammad R.N. Avanaki, Adrian Bradu, Irina Trifanov, Antonio B. Lobo Ribeiro, Ali Hojjatoleslami, and A. Gh. Podoleanu, “Algorithm for Excitation Optimization of Fabry–Pérot Filters Used in Swept Sources,” IEEE Photon. Techn. Lett. 25(5), 472-475 (2013).


John A. Rogers, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Polarization maintaining multiple-depth en-face optical coherence tomography system using active re-circulation loops in the non-stationary state,” Opt. Express 20, 29196-29209 (2012).

Ramona Cernat, Taran S. Tatla, Jingyin Pang, Paul J. Tadrous, Adrian Bradu, George Dobre, Grigory Gelikonov, Valentin Gelikonov, and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Dual instrument for in vivo and ex vivo OCT imaging in an ENT department,” Biomed. Opt. Express 3, 3346-3356 (2012).

Adrian Bradu and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu,“Fourier domain optical coherence tomography system with balance detection,” Optics Express 20(16), 17522-17538 (2012).

Petr Bouchal, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Gabor fusion technique in a Talbot bands optical coherence tomography system,” Opt. Express 20, 5368-5383 (2012)


Adrian Bradu and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Attenuation of mirror image and enhancement of the signal-to-noise ratio in a Talbot bands optical coherence tomography system,” J. Biomed. Opt. 16, 076010 (2011).

Irina Trifanov, Adrian Bradu, L. Neagu, P. Guerreiro, A.L. Ribeiro and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Experimental Method to Find the Optimum Excitation Waveform to Quench Mechanical Resonances of Fabry–Pérot Tunable Filters Used in Swept Sources,” IEEE Photonics Technology Lett. 23(12), 825-827 (2011).

Mohammad-Reza Nasiri-Avanaki, Alexander Meadway, Adrian Bradu, Rohollah Mazrae Khoshki, Ali Hojjatoleslami and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Anti-Spoof Reliable Biometry of Fingerprints Using En-Face Optical Coherence Tomography,” Optics and Photonics Journal, 1, 91-96 (2011).


Sam Van der Jeught, Adrian Bradu and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Real-time resampling in Fourier domain optical coherence tomography using a graphics processing unit,” J. Biomed. Opt. 15, 030511 (Jun 03, 2010).

Adrian Bradu, Liviu Neagu, and Adrian Podoleanu, “Extra-long imaging range swept source optical coherence tomography using re-circulation loops,” Opt. Express 18, 25361-25370 (2010).

Liviu Neagu, Adrian Bradu, Lisha Ma, James W. Bloor, and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Multiple-depth en-face optical coherence tomography using active recirculation loops,” Opt. Lett. 35, 2296-2298 (2010).

Lisha Ma, Adrian Bradu, Adrian Gh. Podoleanu and James W. Bloor, “Arrhythmia Caused by a Drosophila Tropomyosin Mutation Is Revealed Using a Novel Optical Coherence Tomography Instrument,” PLoS ONE 5: e14348 (2010).

Mihai Rominu, Cosmin Sinescu, Meda Negrutiu, Daniela Maria Pop, Adrian Bradu, Emanuela Petrescu, Roxana Otilia Rominu, Claudiu Haiduc, George Dobre, and Adrian Podoleanu, “Class V Cavities Diagnostic by En-Face Optical Coherence Tomography. The Necessity of Increasing the Scattering for Adhesive Layer Media,” Timisoara Medical Journal 60, 39-43 (2010).

Corina Marcauteanu, Eniko Stoica, Bratu Dorin, Cosmin Sinescu, Meda Negrutiu, Topala Florin, Luciana Goguta, Michael Hughes, Adrian Bradu, George Dobre, and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Microstructural Characterization of Non-Carious Cervical Lesions by En-Face Optical Coherence Tomography,” Timisoara Medical Journal 60,60-63 (2010).

Cosmin Sinescu, Meda Negrutiu, Ciprian Ionita, Radu Negru, Adrian Bradu, Daniela Maria Pop, Florin Topala, Liviu Marsavina, Mihai Rominu, George Dobre, Adrian Podoleanu, “Multiple Possibilities in Detection of Materials Defects in Ceramic Fixed Partial Prostheses. Numerical Simulation and Photoelasticity Methods Employed for Evaluation and Prognostic,” Timisoara Medical Journal 60, 50-55 (2010).

Cezar Clonda, Cosmin Sinescu, Meda Negrutiu, Mihai Rominu, Adrian Bradu, George Dobre, and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Time Domain OCT in Galvano-Ceramic Fixed Partial Prostheses Investigations,” Timisoara Medical Journal 60, 82-85 (2010).

Eniko Stoica, Corina Marcauteanu, Bratu Dorin, Meda Negrutiu, Sinescu Cosmin, Topala Florin, Goguta Luciana, Michael Hughes, Adrian Bradu, George Dobre, and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “En Face Optical Coherence Tomography Investigation of Pathological Dental Wear,” Timisoara Medical Journal 60, 74-77 (2010).


Ramona Cernat, George M. Dobre, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Evaluation of effective noise bandwidth for broadband optical coherence tomography operation,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 26, 723-731 (2009)

Adrian Bradu, Lisha Ma, James Bloor and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Dual optical coherence tomography/fluorescence microscopy for monitoring of Drosophila Melanogaster larval heart,” J. Biophotonics, 2(6-7),380-388 (2009).

Carmen Todea, Cosmin Balabuc, Cosmin Sinescu, Laura Filip, Cristina Kerezsi, Mircea Calniceanu, Meda Negrutiu, Adrian Bradu, Michael Hughes and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “En-face optical coherence tomography investigation of apical microleakage after laser-assisted endodontic treatment,” Lasers in medical science 25(5), 629-639, (2009)


Cosmin Sinescu, Meda Lavinia Negrutiu, Carmen Todea, Cosmin Balabuc, Laura Filip, Roxana Rominu, Adrian Bradu, Michael Hughes and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Quality assessment of dental treatments using en-face optical coherence tomography,” J. Biomed. Opt. 13, 054065 (2008) IF 2.859 doi: 10.1117/1.2992593.

David Merino, Chris Dainty, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, “Adaptive optics enhanced simultaneous en-face optical coherence tomography and scanning laser ophthalmoscopy,” Opt. Express 14, 3345-3353 (2006)

C. Julien, Adrian Bradu, R. Sablong, E. Grillon, C. Remy, J. Derouard, and J.F. Payen, “Measuring hemoglobin oxygen saturation during graded hypoxic hypoxia in rat striatum,” Anesthesia and Analgesia 10(2), 565-570,(2006)

Adrian Bradu, Adrian Gh. Podoleanu, and Richard B. Rosen, “High-speed en-face optical coherence tomography system for closed loop adaptive optics for the retina,” R. J. Biophys., 15(1-4):113-119, (2005).

Adrian Bradu, Cecille Julien, Emanuelle Grillon, J.F. Payen, and Jacques Derouard, “Monitoring cerebral oxygenation in-vivo by reflectance spectroscopy,” R. J. Biophys., 15(1-4):15-21, (2005).

Adrian Bradu, Adrian Gh. Podoleanu and Richard B. Rosen, “High-speed en-face optical coherence tomography system for the retina,” Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials 7 (6): 2913-2918, (2005).

Adrian Bradu, Jacques Derouard, Gheorghe Popa, Maria C. Popescu and Ghita Singurel, “Investigation of the correction factor effect for inhomogeneously distributed absorbers in turbid media as biological tissues,”Annals of the “Alexandru Ioan Cuza” University, Iasi 18, 77- 86 (2002).

Daniela Filip, Gheorghe Singurel, Cristofor Simionescu, Anisoara Socoliuc, Adrian Bradu and Doina Macocinschi,“Infrared analysis of phase transitions in liquid crystal acrylate monomers bearing urethanic groups and cholesteryl as mesogen,” Res. Chem. Interm. 28(1), 1-11, (2002) IF 1.221 doi: 10.1163/156856702760129456.

Adrian Bradu, Ghita Singurel, Gheorghe Popa and Jacques Derouard, “Light propagation in turbid media and its applications to tissues diagnosis,” Annals of the “Al.I.Cuza” University, Iasi 17, 17-30 (2001).

E. Popovici, I. Bedelean, Ghita Singurel, Mitachi Strat, Adrian Bradu, H. Bedelean, A. Curuciuc Suceveanu, “Study on obtainment and physicochemical characterization of some Si-PILCs,” Balkan Physics Letters, 4,901-905, (2000).

Adrian Bradu, Ghita Singurel, and Jacques Derouard, “Influence of the absorber on spectrophotometric measurements in turbid media,” Balkan Physics Letters, 4, 930-934 (2000).