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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 18, Iss. 2 — Jan. 18, 2010
  • pp: 1510–1520

Multi-stage phase retrieval algorithm based upon the gyrator transform

José A. Rodrigo, Hamootal Duadi, Tatiana Alieva, and Zeev Zalevsky  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 2, pp. 1510-1520 (2010)

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The gyrator transform is a useful tool for optical information processing applications. In this work we propose a multi-stage phase retrieval approach based on this operation as well as on the well-known Gerchberg-Saxton algorithm. It results in an iterative algorithm able to retrieve the phase information using several measurements of the gyrator transform power spectrum. The viability and performance of the proposed algorithm is demonstrated by means of several numerical simulations and experimental results.

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OCIS Codes
(070.2590) Fourier optics and signal processing : ABCD transforms
(120.4820) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Optical systems
(140.3300) Lasers and laser optics : Laser beam shaping
(200.4740) Optics in computing : Optical processing

ToC Category:
Image Processing

Original Manuscript: October 2, 2009
Revised Manuscript: November 16, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: November 23, 2009
Published: January 12, 2010

José A. Rodrigo, Hamootal Duadi, Tatiana Alieva, and Zeev Zalevsky, "Multi-stage phase retrieval algorithm based upon the gyrator transform," Opt. Express 18, 1510-1520 (2010)

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