Using holographic interferometry, the rotation of a rigid cylinder and the torsion of a flexible shaft (RTV silastic rubber) have been observed. The experimentally generated fringe patterns are compared with computed ones and good agreement is obtained.
© 1970 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: January 23, 1970
Published: September 1, 1970
A. D. Wilson, "Holographically Observed Torsion in a Cylindrical Shaft," Appl. Opt. 9, 2093-2097 (1970)