We propose a setup that can generate the sectional ambiguity function of a two-dimensional real light source. The setup is easy to implement; the theoretical analysis and experimental results are given.
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(070.0070) Fourier optics and signal processing : Fourier optics and signal processing
(070.4560) Fourier optics and signal processing : Data processing by optical means
(100.0100) Image processing : Image processing
(100.2960) Image processing : Image analysis
Daniela Dragoman, Mircea Dragoman, and Karl-Heinz Brenner, "Optical Realization of the Ambiguity Function of Real Two-Dimensional Light Sources," Appl. Opt. 39, 2912-2917 (2000)