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  • Vol. 12, Iss. 11 — Nov. 1, 1987
  • pp: 858–860

Image synthesis from nonimaged laser-speckle patterns

Paul S. Idell, J. R. Fienup, and Ron S. Goodman  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 12, Issue 11, pp. 858-860 (1987)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.12.000858


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Abstract

We demonstrate that unspeckled images of coherently illuminated, diffuse objects can be formed from measurements of backscattered laser-speckle intensity. The theoretical basis for this imaging technique is outlined, and results of computer experiments that successfully construct images from digitally simulated laser-speckle measurements are presented.

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History
Original Manuscript: June 8, 1987
Manuscript Accepted: August 14, 1987
Published: November 1, 1987

Citation
Paul S. Idell, J. R. Fienup, and Ron S. Goodman, "Image synthesis from nonimaged laser-speckle patterns," Opt. Lett. 12, 858-860 (1987)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-12-11-858


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