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  • Vol. 39, Iss. 25 — Sep. 1, 2000
  • pp: 4684–4689

Speckle correlations around the backscattering direction in the double-passage configuration

Zu-Han Gu  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 39, Issue 25, pp. 4684-4689 (2000)

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Experimental results are presented for the angular correlation function of far-field speckle patterns scattered in the double passage of waves through a one-dimensional random-phase screen. The theoretical analysis of the symmetry of speckle patterns around the backscattering direction and the motion of the speckle as the source is moved, made by Escamilla et al. [Appl. Opt. 32, 2734 (1993)], are verified in this paper.

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OCIS Codes
(120.6150) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Speckle imaging
(290.1350) Scattering : Backscattering
(290.5820) Scattering : Scattering measurements
(290.5880) Scattering : Scattering, rough surfaces

Original Manuscript: February 25, 2000
Revised Manuscript: June 5, 2000
Published: September 1, 2000

Zu-Han Gu, "Speckle correlations around the backscattering direction in the double-passage configuration," Appl. Opt. 39, 4684-4689 (2000)

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