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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 20, Iss. 6 — Mar. 12, 2012
  • pp: 6669–6676

Rotation-free holographic imaging with extended arc reference

Pengfei Lan, Eiji J. Takahashi, and Katsumi Midorikawa  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 20, Issue 6, pp. 6669-6676 (2012)

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We proposed and experimentally demonstrated a rotation-free approach of holographic imaging by using an extended arc reference. From the diffraction intensity, the objects were retrieved using a two-step algorithm without a prior knowledge of the information of the sample and reference. This scheme alleviates the convergence problem of coherent diffractive imaging and also promises to achieve a high resolution.

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OCIS Codes
(100.5070) Image processing : Phase retrieval
(090.1995) Holography : Digital holography
(110.3010) Imaging systems : Image reconstruction techniques

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Original Manuscript: December 19, 2011
Revised Manuscript: January 20, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: January 25, 2012
Published: March 7, 2012

Pengfei Lan, Eiji J. Takahashi, and Katsumi Midorikawa, "Rotation-free holographic imaging with extended arc reference," Opt. Express 20, 6669-6676 (2012)

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