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  • Vol. 56, Iss. 10 — Oct. 1, 1966
  • pp: 1355–1361

Image Evaluation by Use of the Sampling Theorem

B. ROY FRIEDEN  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA, Vol. 56, Issue 10, pp. 1355-1361 (1966)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSA.56.001355


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Abstract

Summation formulas are derived for the precise calculation of certain quality parameters of the image space: (a) radius of gyration of the point spread function, (b) O’Neill’s sharpness criterion, and (c) the Linfoot quality parameters. These formulas are applicable to any optical system that exists either as a design or as a fabricated object. Also, in the case of a bandwidth-limited object spectrum it is shown that the image may be exactly represented by a summation—in place of the usual convolution integral—over the object space. All derivations employ the sampling theorem.

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B. ROY FRIEDEN, "Image Evaluation by Use of the Sampling Theorem," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 56, 1355-1361 (1966)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josa/abstract.cfm?URI=josa-56-10-1355

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