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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 13, Iss. 6 — Mar. 21, 2005
  • pp: 2120–2126

Wavelet-transform analysis of spectral shearing interferometry for phase reconstruction of femtosecond optical pulses

Yuqiang Deng, Zubin Wu, Lu Chai, Ching-yue Wang, Keisaku Yamane, Ryoji Morita, Mikio Yamashita, and Zhigang Zhang  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 13, Issue 6, pp. 2120-2126 (2005)

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We introduce a novel method for retrieving the phase from a spectral shearing interferogram, based on wavelet-transform technique. We demonstrate with both theoretical and experimental data that this technique provides an alternative and reliable technique for phase retrieval, particularly for highly structured pulse spectra.

© 2005 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(100.5070) Image processing : Phase retrieval
(100.7410) Image processing : Wavelets
(120.5050) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Phase measurement
(320.7090) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast lasers

ToC Category:
Research Papers

Original Manuscript: January 13, 2005
Revised Manuscript: February 25, 2005
Published: March 21, 2005

Yuqiang Deng, Zubin Wu, Lu Chai, Ching-yue Wang, Keisaku Yamane, Ryoji Morita, Mikio Yamashita, and Zhigang Zhang, "Wavelet-transform analysis of spectral shearing interferometry for phase reconstruction of femtosecond optical pulses," Opt. Express 13, 2120-2126 (2005)

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