Selected Publications


Hamed Abbasi, Georg Rauter, Raphael Guzman, Philippe C. Cattin, Azhar Zam, "Laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy as a potential tool for auto carbonization detection in laserosteotomy", Journal of Biomedical Optics (2018).IF=2.859.

Lina Beltrán, Hamed Abbasi, Georg Rauter, Niklaus Friederich , Philippe Cattin, Azhar Zam, "Effect of laser pulse duration on ablation efficiency of hard bone in microseconds regime", Proc. SPIE 10453, Third International Conference on Applications of Optics and Photonics, 104531S (2017).

Hervé Nguendon, Neige Faivre, Bastian Meylan, Sergey Shevchik, Georg Rauter, Raphael Guzman, Philippe C. Cattin, Kilian Wasmer, Azhar Zam "Characterization of ablated porcine bone and muscle using laser-induced acoustic wave method for tissue differentiation," in European Conferences on Biomedical Optics, 2017, vol. 10417, p. 10: SPIE. Doi: 10.1117/12.2286121

Hervé Nguendon, Georg Rauter, Raphael Guzman, Philippe C. Cattin, Azhar Zam, "Comparison of acoustic shock waves generated by micro and nanosecond lasers for a smart laser surgery system," in SPIE BiOS, 2018, vol. 10484, p. 9: SPIE. Doi: 10.1117/12.2290094

Hervé Nguendon, Georg Rauter, Raphael Guzman, Philippe C. Cattin, Azhar Zam, "Optoacoustic Tissue Differentiation using a Mach-Zehnder Interferometer: Preliminary Results" accepted to be published as a full-length proceeding paper in IEEE International Ultrasonics Symposium (IUS), Kobe, Japan, (22 - 25 October 2018). 

Sergey A. Alexandrov, Hrebesh M. Subhash, Azhar Zam, and Martin Leahy, "Nano-sensitive optical coherence tomography" Nanoscale 6, no.7 (2014):3545-3549. IF=7.394.


Azhar Zam. “Optical Tissue Differentiation for Sensor-Controlled Tissue-Specific Laser Surgery” (Book) Meisenbach, 2011.