The role of total power contained within the reconstructed image in size analysis has been described. Using an aperture-limited hologram and a circular-cross-section opaque object as an example, we show that very accurate size analysis is possible by this mode of analysis.
© 1996 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: February 12, 1996
Published: July 15, 1996
Chandra S. Vikram, "Image power for size analysis in in-line Fraunhofer holography," Opt. Lett. 21, 1073-1074 (1996)