The fast-developing domain of microwave optics is surveyed, with main emphasis on those aspects of interest to optical scientists. Special attention is devoted to the newer trends in that field of research. The following aspects are covered: diffraction theory of microwave optics, microwave optical instruments, beam waveguides, and components for millimeter waves.
© 1966 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: May 27, 1965
Revised Manuscript: August 23, 1965
Published: February 1, 1966
Réal Tremblay and Albéric Boivin, "Concepts and Techniques of Microwave Optics," Appl. Opt. 5, 249-278 (1966)