6 June 1995 High-performance optical processor with incoherent output
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Proceedings Volume 2426, 9th Meeting on Optical Engineering in Israel; (1995) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.211202
Event: Optical Engineering in Israel: 9th Meeting, 1994, Tel-Aviv, Israel
Abstract
A joint transform correlator (JTC) provides a real time correlation that is useful for pattern recognition. Based on the shearing interferometer configuration, a method for implementing a novel JTC is suggested. The obtained output correlation is spatially incoherent and thus provides better correlation peak quality. The proposed setup is characterized by its simplicity and stability and its ability to operate under real-time conditions. An experimental demonstration is given.
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David Mendlovic, David Mendlovic, Zeev Zalevsky, Zeev Zalevsky, Naim Konforti, Naim Konforti, } "High-performance optical processor with incoherent output", Proc. SPIE 2426, 9th Meeting on Optical Engineering in Israel, (6 June 1995); doi: 10.1117/12.211202; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.211202
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