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  • Vol. 27, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 2002
  • pp: 16–18

Multiplex sensors and the constant radiance theorem

David J. Brady  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 27, Issue 1, pp. 16-18 (2002)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.27.000016


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Abstract

Coherent mode representation of the cross-spectral density is used to derive a modal analog of the constant radiance theorem with general applicability to linear optical systems. The theorem is used to consider the relationship between spatial detector geometry and multiplexing capacity.

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OCIS Codes
(060.4230) Fiber optics and optical communications : Multiplexing
(070.2580) Fourier optics and signal processing : Paraxial wave optics
(100.0100) Image processing : Image processing

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David J. Brady, "Multiplex sensors and the constant radiance theorem," Opt. Lett. 27, 16-18 (2002)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-27-1-16


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