A recent paper [ J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 26, 1147 (2009)] proposed a new criterion to identify the validity of the Born approximation. In this paper, we present our doubts on the mathematical basis and the applicability of this criterion.
© 2011 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: November 19, 2010
Revised Manuscript: December 28, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: January 11, 2011
Published: March 30, 2011
Vol. 6, Iss. 5 Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics
Xuesong Wang, Jianbing Li, Tao Wang, and Shunping Xiao, "Validity criterion for the Born approximation convergence in microscopy imaging: comment," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 28, 662-664 (2011)