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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 37, Iss. 19 — Oct. 1, 2012
  • pp: 3945–3947

Cylindrical interferometric out-of-focus imaging for the analysis of droplets in a volume

Huanhuan Shen, Sebastien Coetmellec, and Marc Brunel  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 37, Issue 19, pp. 3945-3947 (2012)

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We propose an original cylindrical interferometric out-of-focus imaging setup to realize the characterization of spherical droplets in a volume. The longitudinal position of the droplets is determined through the orientation of the fringes while the diameter of the droplets is obtained from the frequency of the fringes. The experiments agree with the simulations.

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OCIS Codes
(120.3930) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Metrological instrumentation
(120.5820) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Scattering measurements
(110.3175) Imaging systems : Interferometric imaging

ToC Category:
Instrumentation, Measurement, and Metrology

Original Manuscript: May 28, 2012
Revised Manuscript: July 7, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: August 13, 2012
Published: September 18, 2012

Huanhuan Shen, Sebastien Coetmellec, and Marc Brunel, "Cylindrical interferometric out-of-focus imaging for the analysis of droplets in a volume," Opt. Lett. 37, 3945-3947 (2012)

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