Dr Antonio Del Aguila-Carrasco
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Dr Antonio Del Aguila-Carrasco

Lecturer in Optometry

School of Health Professions (Faculty of Health and Human Sciences)

Role

Lecturer in Optometry

Qualifications

2013 - 2017: PhD Optometry and Vision Sciences (University of Valencia, Spain)

2013 - 2014: BSc Optics and Optometry (University of Valencia, Spain)

2012 - 2013: Postgraduate Diploma Cataract and Refractive Surgery (University of Valencia, Spain)

2011 - 2012: MSc Image and Optics Technologies (Complutense University of Madrid, Spain)

2008 - 2011: BSc Optics and Optometry (University of Granada, Spain)

Teaching interests

OPT403 - Optics
OPT402 - Clinical Optometry Skills

Research interests


- Accommodation and presbyopia

- Visual Optics

- Multifocal intraocular lenses and contact lenses

- Adaptive Optics

Journal publications

Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Lara F, Bernal-Molina P, Riquelme-Nicolás R, Marín-Franch I, Esteve-Taboada JJ, Montés-Micó R, Kruger PB, López-Gil N. Effect of phenylephrine on static and dynamic accommodation. Journal of Optometry. In press.

Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Domínguez-Vicent A, Monsálvez-Romín D, Esteve-Taboada JJ, Papadatou E. Tolerance to rotation of toric monofocal and bifocal intraocular lenses. Optik 2018; 157: 582-591

Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Esteve-Taboada JJ, Papadatou E, Ferrer-Blasco T, Montés-Micó R. Amplitude, latency, and peak velocity in accommodation and disaccommodation dynamics. Biomed Research International 2017; 2017:2735969.

Marín-Franch I, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Bernal-Molina P, Esteve-Taboada JJ, López-Gil N, Montés-Micó R, Kruger PB. There is more to accomodation of the eye tan simply maximizing retinal contrast. Biomedical Optics Express 2017; 8: 4717-4728.

Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Monsálvez-Romín D, Papadatou E. Optical quality of rotationally symmetrical contact lenses derived from their power profiles. Contact Lens & Anterior Eye 2017; 40: 346-350.

Marín-Franch I, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Levecq X, López-Gil N. Drifts in real-time partial wavefront correction and how to avoid them. Applied Optics 2017; 56: 3989-3994.

Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Marín-Franch I, Bernal-Molina P, Esteve-Taboada JJ, Kruger PB, Montés-Micó R, López-Gil N. Accommodation responds to optical vergence and not defocus blur alone. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 2017; 58: 1758-1763.

Bernal-Molina P, Marín-Franch I, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Esteve-Taboada JJ, López-Gil N, Kruger PB, Montés-Micó R. Human eyes do not need monochromatic aberrations for dynamic accommodation. Ophthalmic & Physiological Optics 2017; 37: 602-609.

Esteve-Taboada JJ, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Bernal-Molina P, López-Gil N, Montés-Micó R, Kruger PB, Marín-Franch I. Dynamic accommodation without feedback does not respond to isolated blur cues. Vision Research 2017; 136: 50-56.

Esteve-Taboada JJ, Domínguez-Vicent A, Monsálvez-Romín D, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Montés-Micó R. Non-invasive measurements of the dynamic changes in the ciliary muscle, crystalline lens morphology, and anterior chamber during accommodation with a high-resolution OCT. Graefe’s Archives for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology 2017; 255: 1385-1394.

Del Águila-Carrasco AJ; Read SA; Montés-Micó R; Iskander DR. The effect of aberrations on objectively assessed image quality and depth of focus. Journal of Vision 2017; 17: 2, 1-15.

Moulakaki A, Del Águila-Carrasco A, Esteve-Taboada J, Montés-Micó R. The effect of even and odd-order aberrations on the accommodation response. International Journal of Ophthalmology 2017; 10:955-960.

Monsálvez-Romín D, Del Águila-Carrasco A, Ferrer-Blasco T; Esteve-Taboada J, Montés-Micó R. Evaluation of the iridocorneal angle with accommodation using Optical Coherence Tomography. International Journal of Ophthalmology 2017; 10: 1614-1616.

Papadatou E, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Esteve-Taboada JJ, Madrid-Costa D, Cerviño A. Objective assessment of the effect of pupil size upon the power distribution of multifocal contact lenses. International Journal of Ophthalmology 2017; 10: 103-8.

Moulakaki A, Recchioni A, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Esteve-Taboada JJ, Montés-Micó R. Assessing the accommodation response after near visual tasks using different handheld electronic devices. Arquivos Brasileiros de Oftalmologia 2017;80:9-13.

Esteve-Taboada JJ, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Bernal-Molina P, Ferrer-Blasco T, López-Gil N, Montés-Micó R. Effect of phenylephrine on the accommodative system. Journal of Ophthalmology 2016; 2016: 7968918.

Papadatou E, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Marín-Franch I, López-Gil N. Temporal multiplexing with adaptive optics for simultaneous vision. Biomedical Optics Express 2016; 7: 4102-13.

Papadatou E, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Esteve-Taboada JJ, Madrid-Costa D, Montés-Micó R. A method to assess the in vitro optical quality of presbyopic solutions based on the axial modulation transfer function. Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 2016; 42: 780-7.

Domínguez-Vicent A, Esteve-Taboada J, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Ferrer-Blasco T, Montés-Micó R. In vitro optical quality comparison between the Mini WELL ready progressive multifocal and the TECNIS Symfony. Graefe’s Archives for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology 2016; 254: 1387-97.

Domínguez-Vicent A, Esteve‐Taboada J, Del Águila-Carrasco A, Ferrer-Blasco T, MontésMicó R. In vitro optical quality comparison of 2 trifocal intraocular lenses and 1 progressive multifocal intraocular lens. Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 2016; 42: 138-47

Esteve-Taboada JJ, Domínguez-Vicent A, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Ferrer-Blasco T, Montés-Micó R. Effect of Large Apertures on the Optical Quality of Three Multifocal Lenses. Journal of Refractive Surgery 2015;31:666-76.

Esteve-Taboada JJ, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Marín-Franch I, Bernal-Molina P, Montés-Micó R, López-Gil N. Opto-mechanical artificial eye with accommodative ability. Optics Express 2015;23:19396-404.

Del Águila-Carrasco AJ; Ferrer-Blasco T; García-Lázaro S; Esteve-Taboada JJ; Montés-Micó R. Assessment of Corneal Thickness and Tear Meniscus during Contact-lens Wear. Contact Lens and Anterior Eye. 2015;38:185-93.

Del Águila-Carrasco AJ; Domínguez-Vicent A; Pérez-Vives C; Ferrer-Blasco T; Montés-Micó R. Assessment of modifications in thickness, curvatures and volume upon the cornea caused by disposable soft contact-lens wear. European Journal of Ophthalmology 2015;25:385-90.

Del Águila-Carrasco AJ; Domínguez-Vicent A; Pérez-Vives C; Ferrer-Blasco T; Montés-Micó R. Assessment of corneal morphological changes induced by the use of daily disposable contact lenses. Contact Lens and Anterior Eye 2015; 38:28-33.

Domínguez-Vicent A; Monsálvez-Romín D; Del Águila-Carrasco AJ; García-Lázaro S; Montés-Micó R. Measurement of anterior-chamber depth, white-to–white distance, anterior-chamber angle and pupil diameter using two Scheimpflug imaging devices. Arquivos Brasileiros de Oftalmologia 2014;77:233-7.

Sisó-Fuertes I; Domínguez-Vicent A; Del Águila-Carrasco AJ; Ferrer-Blasco T; Montés-Micó R. Corneal changes with accommodation using dual Scheimpflug photography. Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 2015;41:981-9.

Domínguez-Vicent A; Monsálvez-Romín D; del Águila-Carrasco AJ; Ferrer-Blasco T; Montés-Micó R. Changes in anterior-chamber eye during accommodation as assessed with a Scheimpflug system. Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery 2014;40:1790-7.


Conference abstracts

2018

Kruger P, Marín-Franch I, Del Águila-Carrasco A, Bernal-Molina P,Esteve-Taboada J, Montés-Micó R, López-Gil N. Monocular Dynamic Accommodation without Optical Cues. Meeting of the International Society for Eye Research. Belfast (Northern Ireland, UK). 2018

Ruiz-Mesa R, Del Águila-Carrasco A, Ramírez-Espinoza J. Visual performance of a refractive intraocular lens with enlarged depth of focus. XXXVI Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Vienna (Austria). 2018

Ramírez-Espinoza J, Del Águila-Carrasco A, Ruiz-Mesa R. Clinical performance of a continuous transitional focus intraocular lens: a multicentre study. XXXVI Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Vienna (Austria). 2018

Ruiz-Mesa R, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Ramírez-Espinoza JC. Visual Outcomes after Bilateral Implantation of an Extended-Range-of-Vision Intraocular Lens. World Ophthalmology Congress. Barcelona (Spain).2018

Pastor-Pascual F, Ruiz-Mesa R, Abengózar-Vela A, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ. New IOL with a Continuous Transitional Focus. American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Annual Meeting. Washington (USA). 2018 

Ruiz-Mesa R, Pastor-Pascual F Abengózar-Vela A, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ. Comparison of Phacoemulsification Parameters for Dense Cataract: Traditional Versus Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Methods. American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Annual Meeting. Washington (USA). 2018

 

2017

Bartuzel MM, Marín-Franch I, Del Águila-Carrasco A, Iskander R, López-Gil N. Defocus vibrations improve visual resolution of defocus targets. The association for Researchin Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Annual Meeting. Baltimore, Maryland (USA).2017

López-Gil N, Marín-Franch I, Bernal-Molina P, Esteve-Taboada JJ, Montés-Micó R, Kruger PB, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ. Does accommodation respond equally to artificially blurred as to real out-of-focus retinal images? The association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Annual Meeting. Baltimore, Maryland (USA). 2017

Kruger PB, Marín-Franch I, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Bernal-Molina P,Esteve-Taboada J, Montés-Micó R, López-Gil N. There is more to accommodation than simply maximizing retinal image contrast. The association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Annual Meeting. Baltimore, Maryland (USA). 2017

López-Gil N, Marín-Franch I, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Bernal-MolinaP, Esteve-Taboada JJ, Jaskulski M, Montés-Micó R, Kruger P. Defocus sign detection by the visual system. XVI International Myopia Conference. Birmingham (UK). 2017

Montés-Micó R, Bernal-Molina P, Del Águila-Carrasco A,Esteve-Taboada J, Ferrer-Blasco T. Accommodative stimulus-response with different symbols. XXXV Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Lisbon (Portugal). 2017

 

2016 

Papadatou E, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Marín-Franch I, López-Gil N. Simultaneous vision with adaptive optics. 8th European Meeting in Visual and Physiological Optics. Antwerp (Belgium). 2016

Marin-Franch I, Bernal-Molina P, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Kruger PB, Esteve-Taboada JJ, Montés-Micó R, López-Gil N. Does dynamic accommodation respond to the shape of the blurred retinal image without changes in physical vergence? The association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Annual Meeting. Seattle, Washington (USA). 2016

Bernal-Molina P, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, López-Gil N, Lara F, Kruger PB, Riquelme-Nicolás R, Montés-Micó R, Esteve-Taboada JJ, Marín-Franch I.Effect of phenylephrine on static and dynamic accommodation. The association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) Annual Meeting. Seattle,Washington (USA). 2016

Esteve-Taboada JJ, Montés-Micó P, Bernal-Molina P, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Ferrer-Blasco T. Effect of phenylephrine hydrochloride in the accommodative system of the human eye. XXXIV Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Copenhagen (Denmark). 2016

Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Bernal-Molina P, López-Gil N, Kruger PB, Esteve-Taboada JJ, Montés-Micó R, Marín-Franch I. ¿Afecta la fenilefrina al funcionamiento del músculo ciliar en acomodación dinámica? XXXIV Congreso Internacional de Optometría, Contactología y Óptica Oftálmica. Madrid (Spain).2016

Marín-Franch I, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Bernal-MolinaP, Kruger PB, Esteve-Taboada JJ, Montés-Micó R, López-Gil N. ¿Utiliza el ojo elastigmatismo, la aberración esférica u otras aberraciones de alto orden paradetectar el signo del desenfoque? XXXIV Congreso Internacional de Optometría,Contactología y Óptica Oftálmica. Madrid (Spain). 2016

Papadatou E, Zoulinakis G, Moulakaki A, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Madrid-Costa D. Evaluación de la calidad óptica de una lente intraocular tórica trifocal y una tórica bifocal en condiciones de descentramiento e inclinación. XXXIV Congreso Internacional de Optometría, Contactología y Óptica Oftálmica. Madrid (Spain). 2016

 

2015 

Marín-Franch I, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Bernal-Molina P, Kruger PB, Esteve-Taboada JJ, Montés-Micó R, López-Gil N. Is astigmatism, spherical, or other high-order aberrations used for detecting the sign of defocus? XV International Myopia Conference. Wenzhou (China). 2015

Papadatou E, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Esteve-Taboada JJ, Madrid-Costa D, Ferrer-Blasco T, Montés-Micó R. A new metric to assess the quality of optical elements based on the axial modulation transfer function. International OSA Network of Students (IONS). Valencia (Spain). 2015

Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Montés-Micó R, Iskander DR. The effect of higher-order aberrations on the depth of focus and image quality of the human eye. International OSA Network of Students (IONS). Valencia (Spain). 2015                      

Esteve-Taboada JJ, Del Águila-Carrasco A, Bernal-Molina P, Marín-Franch I, Montés-Micó R. Dynamic analysis of an accommodating artificial eye based on an electrically tunable lens. XXXIII Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Barcelona (Spain). 2015

Esteve-Taboada JJ, Del Águila-Carrasco A, Bernal-Molina P,López-Gil N, Montés-Micó R. Designing an artificial eye using an electronically variable focal length lens. XXXIII Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Barcelona (Spain). 2015

Del Águila-Carrasco A, Esteve-Taboada J,Moulakaki A, Recchioni A, Montés-Micó R. Accommodative response to monochromatic stimuli with different spatial frequency content. XXXIII Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Barcelona (Spain).2015

Del Águila-Carrasco A, Esteve-Taboada J,Papadatou E, Ferrer-Blasco T, Montés-Micó R. Assessing the defocus tolerance of intraocular lenses: method based on the through-focus MTF curves. XXXIII Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Barcelona (Spain). 2015

Papadatou E, Del Águila-Carrasco A, Esteve-Taboada J, Madrid-Costa D, Montés-Micó R. A new metric for quantifying the optical quality of multifocal intraocular lenses by means of axial modulation transfer function. XXXIII Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Barcelona (Spain). 2015

 

2014 

Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Esteve-Taboada JJ,Ferrer-Blasco T, López-Gil N, Montés-Micó R. Statistical artifacts in dynamic accommodation studies. XXXII Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. London (England). 2014

Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Esteve-Taboada JJ, Ferrer-Blasco T, López-Gil N, Montés-Micó R. Changes in retinal image in the accommodated eye after Lasik surgery: a simulation. XXXII Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. London (England). 2014

Esteve-Taboada JJ, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Ferrer-Blasco T, López-Gil N, Montés-Micó R. Adaptive optics for assessing the accommodation signals in the human eye. XXXII Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. London (England). 2014 

Esteve-Taboada JJ, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Ferrer-Blasco T,López-Gil N, Montés-Micó R. Can reversed contrast affect the accommodative response? XXXII Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. London (England). 2014

Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Domínguez-Vicent A, Esteve-Taboada JJ, Pérez-Vives C,Montés-Micó R. Espesor corneal y menisco lagrimal. ¿Cambian a lo largo del día? XXXIII Congreso Internacional de Optometría, Contactología y Óptica Oftálmica. Madrid (Spain). 2014

Esteve-Taboada JJ, Marin-Franch I, Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Bernal-Molina P, López-Gil N, Montés-Micó R. Óptica adaptativa para caracterizar los estímulos que intervienen en la emetropización del sistema visual. XXXIII Congreso Internacional de Optometría, Contactología y Óptica Oftálmica. Madrid (Spain).2014

Bernal-Molina P, Águila-Carrasco A, Esteve-Taboada JJ, Marín-Franch I, Montés-Micó R, López-Gil N. ¿Cambia la profundidad de campo del ojo cuando acomoda? XXXIII Congreso Internacionalde Optometría, Contactología y Óptica Oftálmica. Madrid (Spain). 2014

 

2013 

Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Pérez-Vives C,Sanchis-Jurado V, Ferrer-Blasco T, Montés-Micó R. Changes in anterior chamber depth during accommodation: a pilot study. XXXI Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Amsterdam (Netherlands). 2013

Del Águila-Carrasco AJ, Pérez-Vives C, Monsálvez-Romín D, Ferrer-Blasco T, Montés-Micó R. Optical quality of hyperopic and myopic phakic intraocular lenses. XXXI Congress of the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons. Amsterdam (Netherlands). 2013

Other academic activities

Journal manuscript reviewer:


- Applied Optics
- Contact Lens and Anterior Eye
- International Journal of Ophthalmology
- Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science
- Journal of the Optical Society of America A
- Journal of Optometry
- Plos One
- Seminars in Ophthalmology
- Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics
- OSA Continuum

Links

Google Scholar: https://scholar.google.es/citations?user=LDDMN28AAAAJ&hl=es&oi=ao


Researchgate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Antonio_Del_Aguila-Carrasco