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  • Vol. 28, Iss. 16 — Aug. 15, 1989
  • pp: 3288–3290

Illumination dependence of the joint transform correlation

Don A. Gregory, Jeffrey A. Loudin, and Francis T. S. Yu  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 28, Issue 16, pp. 3288-3290 (1989)

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A simple model has been developed to explain the loss of correlation intensity in a joint transform architecture when the reference and test scenes have unequal illumination.

© 1989 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: November 21, 1988
Published: August 15, 1989

Don A. Gregory, Jeffrey A. Loudin, and Francis T. S. Yu, "Illumination dependence of the joint transform correlation," Appl. Opt. 28, 3288-3290 (1989)

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