We have extended the work of Goodman and of Fujii and Asakura to predict the phase distribution in noncircular Gaussian speckle patterns.
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G. Da Costa and G. Guerri, "Statistical distribution of the phase in noncircular Gaussian speckle patterns," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 68, 866-867 (1978)