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Acoustooptic spectral estimation: a statistical analysis

Psaltis, Demetri and Kumar, B. V. K. Vijaya (1981) Acoustooptic spectral estimation: a statistical analysis. Applied Optics, 20 (4). pp. 601-605. ISSN 0003-6935.

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The power spectral density estimate obtained by an acoustooptic (AO) system is analyzed. We find that the variance of the estimate depends on the ratio T2 /T1, where T1 is the aperture of the AO cell and T2 is the integration time of the detector.

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Additional Information:© Copyright 1981 Optical Society of America Received 7 July 1980. The authors gratefully acknowledge the support of the National Science Foundation under contract ENG-78-20038.
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