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  • Vol. 26, Iss. 23 — Dec. 1, 2001
  • pp: 1918–1920

Quasi-optic terahertz imaging

J. O’Hara and D. Grischkowsky  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 26, Issue 23, pp. 1918-1920 (2001)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.26.001918


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Abstract

We demonstrate quasi-optical, diffraction-limited two-dimensional image production by means of reflected pulses of terahertz (THz) radiation. A spherical mirror is used to form a real one-to-one THz image of two 1-mm-diameter steel spheres, which is then scanned over a THz receiver. Diffraction-limited spatial (cross-range) resolution and THz pulse range resolution are simultaneously observed.

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(250.0250) Optoelectronics : Optoelectronics

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J. O’Hara and D. Grischkowsky, "Quasi-optic terahertz imaging," Opt. Lett. 26, 1918-1920 (2001)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-26-23-1918


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