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  • Vol. 9, Iss. 8 — Aug. 1, 1992
  • pp: 1209–1214

Phase retrieval approach for coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering spectrum analysis

Erik M. Vartiainen  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA B, Vol. 9, Issue 8, pp. 1209-1214 (1992)

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A noniterative phase retrieval method for coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering spectrum analysis is presented. This method facilitates the computation of the real and imaginary parts of the effective third-order susceptibility χ when only its modulus is known. One obtains this result by approximating the squared modulus |χ|2 by the maximum entropy model and using some a priori information on χ.

© 1992 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: September 5, 1991
Revised Manuscript: January 3, 1992
Published: August 1, 1992

Erik M. Vartiainen, "Phase retrieval approach for coherent anti-Stokes Raman scattering spectrum analysis," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 9, 1209-1214 (1992)

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