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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 17, Iss. 13 — Jun. 22, 2009
  • pp: 10697–10705

Simultaneous reconstruction of phase and amplitude contrast from a single holographic record

Tatiana Latychevskaia and Hans-Werner Fink  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 17, Issue 13, pp. 10697-10705 (2009)

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We present a reconstruction technique for simultaneous retrieval of absorption and phase shifting properties of an object recorded by in-line holography. The routine is experimentally tested by applying it to optical holograms of a pure phase respectively a pure amplitude object of micrometer dimensions that has been machined into a glass-plate using a focused ion beam. The method has also been applied to previously published electron holograms of single DNA molecules.

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OCIS Codes
(090.0090) Holography : Holography
(100.3010) Image processing : Image reconstruction techniques
(100.5070) Image processing : Phase retrieval

ToC Category:
Image Processing

Original Manuscript: April 1, 2009
Revised Manuscript: June 5, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: June 8, 2009
Published: June 11, 2009

Tatiana Latychevskaia and Hans-Werner Fink, "Simultaneous reconstruction of phase and amplitude contrast from a single holographic record," Opt. Express 17, 10697-10705 (2009)

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