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  • Vol. 29, Iss. 15 — Aug. 1, 2004
  • pp: 1712–1712

Comment on “Complete electromagnetic coherence in the space-frequency domain”

Emil Wolf  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 29, Issue 15, pp. 1712-1712 (2004)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.29.001712


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Abstract

It is pointed out that a recently introduced definition of the degree of coherence of a random electromagnetic field is not a true quantitative measure of coherence.

© 2004 Optical Society of America

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(030.1640) Coherence and statistical optics : Coherence
(260.2110) Physical optics : Electromagnetic optics

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Emil Wolf, "Comment on “Complete electromagnetic coherence in the space-frequency domain”," Opt. Lett. 29, 1712-1712 (2004)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-29-15-1712


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  6. J. Tervo, T. Setälä, and A. Friberg, Opt. Express 11, 1137 (2003), http://www.opticsexpress.org.

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