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General theorem of spatial coherence: application to three-dimensional imaging

Rosen, Joseph and Yariv, Amnon (1996) General theorem of spatial coherence: application to three-dimensional imaging. Journal of the Optical Society of America A, 13 (10). pp. 2091-2095. ISSN 1084-7529.

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Three-dimensional imaging of incoherent light sources by the Michelson stellar interferometer is considered. When the interferometer’s pinholes are arranged properly, its output result is equivalent to a two-dimensional Fourier hologram that stores information about the source object’s three-dimensional intensity distribution.

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Additional Information:© Copyright 1996 Optical Society of America. Received December 21, 1995; accepted May 16, 1996; revised manuscript received May 30, 1996. This research was supported by the U.S. Army Research Office and the Advanced Research Projects Agency.
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Official Citation:J. Rosen and A. Yariv, "General theorem of spatial coherence: application to three-dimensional imaging," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 13, 2091-2095 (1996)
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