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  • Vol. 32, Iss. 22 — Aug. 1, 1993
  • pp: 4228–4230

Method for measuring the retardation of a wave plate

Lih-Horng Shyu, Chieh-Li Chen, and Der-Chin Su  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 32, Issue 22, pp. 4228-4230 (1993)

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An electro-optic modulator applied to a carrier frequency is used to measure the retardation of a wave plate. This method is not only suitable for any wave plate but also can be operated in real time.

© 1993 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: April 13, 1992
Published: August 1, 1993

Lih-Horng Shyu, Chieh-Li Chen, and Der-Chin Su, "Method for measuring the retardation of a wave plate," Appl. Opt. 32, 4228-4230 (1993)

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