The problem of maximizing the weighted-integrated-intensity of a beam over a three-dimensional volume is considered for both homogeneous and inhomogeneous media.
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(110.0110) Imaging systems : Imaging systems
(110.2990) Imaging systems : Image formation theory
(140.0140) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers and laser optics
(140.3300) Lasers and laser optics : Laser beam shaping
T. J. Schulz, M. Roggemann, and B. Liu, " Aperture Coding for Three Dimensional Beamforming," in Adaptive Optics: Analysis and Methods/Computational Optical Sensing and Imaging/Information Photonics/Signal Recovery and Synthesis Topical Meetings on CD-ROM, Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper CMA2.