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  • Vol. 57, Iss. 12 — Dec. 1, 1967
  • pp: 1526–1529

Coherence Requirements in Holography

M. BERTOLOTTI, F. GORI, and G. GUATTARI  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA, Vol. 57, Issue 12, pp. 1526-1529 (1967)

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The influence of spatial coherence on holographic processes is treated theoretically. An experimental check is reported.

M. BERTOLOTTI, F. GORI, and G. GUATTARI, "Coherence Requirements in Holography," J. Opt. Soc. Am. 57, 1526-1529 (1967)

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