30 November 2001 Topics in fractional Fourier optics and applications
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Proceedings Volume 10302, Optoelectronic Information Processing: Optics for Information Systems: A Critical Review; 1030204 (2001) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.449683
Event: Optoelectronic Information Processing: Optics for Information Systems, 2002, Valencia, Spain
Abstract
Fourier analysis has been revealing itself as powerful for dealing with coherent optics and the fractional order Fourier transform is an extension of this tool. There exists a method of the fractional Fourier transform in coherent optics which legitimizes the name of fractional Fourier optics. This fact is illustrated by examples in light propagation, coherent imaging, image formation, and optical resonator theory. A fractional correlation operation is deduced and the designs of optical fractional correlators are proposed.
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Pierre Pellat-Finet, "Topics in fractional Fourier optics and applications", Proc. SPIE 10302, Optoelectronic Information Processing: Optics for Information Systems: A Critical Review, 1030204 (30 November 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.449683; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.449683
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