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  • Vol. 22, Iss. 13 — Jul. 1, 1983
  • pp: 2052–2056

Polarization heterodyne interferometry using a simple rotating analyzer. 1: Theory and error analysis

Hong Zhang Hu  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 22, Issue 13, pp. 2052-2056 (1983)

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A heterodyne interferometric system based on optical polarization is described. The method uses a simple rotating analyzer as the frequency shifter. The theory and the potential errors of the system are analyzed.

© 1983 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: December 9, 1982
Published: July 1, 1983

Hong Zhang Hu, "Polarization heterodyne interferometry using a simple rotating analyzer. 1: Theory and error analysis," Appl. Opt. 22, 2052-2056 (1983)

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