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  • Vol. 7, Iss. 6 — Jun. 1, 1990
  • pp: 961–969

Diffractive optical elements: iterative calculation of quantized, blazed phase structures

Frank Wyrowski  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA A, Vol. 7, Issue 6, pp. 961-969 (1990)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAA.7.000961


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Abstract

A procedure to calculate a highly quantized, blazed phase structure is presented. Characteristics that are concentrated on are a high diffraction efficiency and a large signal-to-noise ratio. The calculation techniques are based on iterative Fourier-transform algorithms. Stagnation problems are discussed, and methods to overcome them are described.

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History
Original Manuscript: January 30, 1989
Manuscript Accepted: January 18, 1990
Published: June 1, 1990

Citation
Frank Wyrowski, "Diffractive optical elements: iterative calculation of quantized, blazed phase structures," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 7, 961-969 (1990)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josaa/abstract.cfm?URI=josaa-7-6-961


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