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  • Vol. 31, Iss. 23 — Aug. 10, 1992
  • pp: 4853–4856

Heterodyne detection by using a diffraction-free beam: tilt and offset effects

Khan M. Iftekharuddin and Mohammad A. Karim  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 31, Issue 23, pp. 4853-4856 (1992)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.31.004853


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Abstract

The advantage of using a diffraction-free light beam in heterodyne detection is investigated. Optimum values of tilt and offset of the incoming signal beam for attaining the maximum heterodyne mixing efficiency are identified.

© 1992 Optical Society of America

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Original Manuscript: October 30, 1991
Published: August 10, 1992

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Khan M. Iftekharuddin and Mohammad A. Karim, "Heterodyne detection by using a diffraction-free beam: tilt and offset effects," Appl. Opt. 31, 4853-4856 (1992)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-31-23-4853


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