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  • Vol. 2, Iss. 11 — Nov. 1, 1985
  • pp: 1972–1978

Sensitivity of multiple-scattering inverse transport methods to measurement errors

J. C. Oelund and N. J. McCormick  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA A, Vol. 2, Issue 11, pp. 1972-1978 (1985)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAA.2.001972


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Abstract

Inverse multiple-scattering transport methods, derived from the linear Boltzmann equation, are potentially suitable for remote-sensing studies because they do not require measurements within the scattering medium. The methods investigated yield the single-frequency angular redistribution function for a homogeneous one-dimensional slab medium that is uniformly illuminated. Illustrative numerical results for a monodirectional incident beam show that the methods are ill conditioned with respect to simulated measurement errors, with the severity depending strongly on the direction of the incident beam.

© 1985 Optical Society of America

History
Original Manuscript: January 7, 1985
Manuscript Accepted: April 2, 1985
Published: November 1, 1985

Citation
J. C. Oelund and N. J. McCormick, "Sensitivity of multiple-scattering inverse transport methods to measurement errors," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 2, 1972-1978 (1985)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josaa/abstract.cfm?URI=josaa-2-11-1972

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