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Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Vol. 9, Iss. 3 — Mar. 1, 1970
  • pp: 765–769

Image Dissection and Conversion at Nonvisible Wavelengths

N. H. Farhat and B. J. Levin  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 9, Issue 3, pp. 765-769 (1970)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.9.000765


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Abstract

A new method of passive image dissection suitable for use in visualizing images formed in appropriate optics by millimeter, submillimeter, or far ir radiation is proposed. The method is based upon resonance absorption of radiant energy incident on an interferometric structure formed by semiconductor panel and a planar array of piezoelectric transducers that can be addressed sequentially. The equations governing the general behavior of the device are derived and used to point out some interesting and useful qualities and to compare its characteristics with other existing methods of passive image dissection. Experimental verification of the theoretical results are also presented.

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History
Original Manuscript: July 28, 1969
Published: March 1, 1970

Citation
N. H. Farhat and B. J. Levin, "Image Dissection and Conversion at Nonvisible Wavelengths," Appl. Opt. 9, 765-769 (1970)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-9-3-765


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