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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 38, Iss. 2 — Jan. 15, 2013
  • pp: 82–84

Quantitative amplification of weak images by nonlinear propagation

Laura Waller, Dmitry V. Dylov, and Jason W. Fleischer  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 38, Issue 2, pp. 82-84 (2013)

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We demonstrate quantitative nonlinear recovery of images that have been hidden by the addition of partially coherent light. The method assumes a simple model for spatial nonlinearity that allows direct Laplacian inversion based on intensity transport.

© 2013 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(170.3010) Medical optics and biotechnology : Image reconstruction techniques
(190.4420) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, transverse effects in

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

Original Manuscript: May 21, 2012
Revised Manuscript: August 10, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: September 16, 2012
Published: January 4, 2013

Laura Waller, Dmitry V. Dylov, and Jason W. Fleischer, "Quantitative amplification of weak images by nonlinear propagation," Opt. Lett. 38, 82-84 (2013)

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