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  • Vol. 37, Iss. 34 — Dec. 1, 1998
  • pp: 8151–8152

Graphic Method for Analyzing Common Path Interferometers

Jesper Glückstad  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 37, Issue 34, pp. 8151-8152 (1998)

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Common path interferometers are widely used for visualizing phase disturbances and fluid flows. They are attractive because of the inherent simplicity and robustness in the setup. A graphic method will be presented for analyzing and optimizing filter parameters in common path interferometers.

© 1998 Optical Society of America

Jesper Glückstad, "Graphic Method for Analyzing Common Path Interferometers," Appl. Opt. 37, 8151-8152 (1998)

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