A novel holographic technique is described for unambiguous image reconstruction by using nonuniform illumination across an object. In contrast to conventional lensless Fourier holography, reconstruction is possible when one or more references are on the object.
© 1988 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: August 24, 1987
Manuscript Accepted: November 10, 1987
Published: February 1, 1988
Marek Elbaum, Jerry Nowakowski, Dina Gutkowicz-Krusin, Mitchell Wlodawski, and Yaakov Gorlin, "Self-reference holographic imaging using nonuniform illumination," Opt. Lett. 13, 81-83 (1988)