We show the modulation of coherence for vectorial electromagnetic waves taking place in the interference plane of a Young interferometer. The amplitude of modulation is determined by the polarization properties at the slits.
© 2008 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: February 19, 2008
Revised Manuscript: May 31, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: June 1, 2008
Published: June 27, 2008
Alfredo Luis, "Modulation of coherence of vectorial electromagnetic waves in the Young interferometer," Opt. Lett. 33, 1497-1499 (2008)