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  • Vol. 22, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 1983
  • pp: 170–177

Correlation distance of dynamic speckles

N. Takai, T. Iwai, and T. Asakura  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 22, Issue 1, pp. 170-177 (1983)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.22.000170


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Abstract

The translational and boiling motions of dynamic speckles produced in the Fresnel diffraction field under illumination of a Gaussian beam are investigated in detail. The speckle motion is analyzed from the space–time cross-correlation function of speckle intensity fluctuations detected at the two points in the receiving plane. The correlation distance of time-varying speckles is compared with the translation distance of the spatial speckle pattern. The optical conditions for the translational and boiling motions of dynamic speckles are examined and expressed in a diagram. The characteristics for the correlation distance of time-varying speckle intensity fluctuations are finally verified by several experiments.

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History
Original Manuscript: July 12, 1982
Published: January 1, 1983

Citation
N. Takai, T. Iwai, and T. Asakura, "Correlation distance of dynamic speckles," Appl. Opt. 22, 170-177 (1983)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-22-1-170


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