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  • Editor: Gregory W. Faris
  • Vol. 1, Iss. 11 — Nov. 13, 2006

Sub 400 nm spatial resolution extreme ultraviolet holography with a table top laser

P. W. Wachulak, R. A. Bartels, M. C. Marconi, C. S. Menoni, J. J. Rocca, Y. Lu, and B. Parkinson  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 14, Issue 21, pp. 9636-9642 (2006)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.14.009636


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Abstract

We report sub-400 nm spatial resolution with Gabor holography obtained using a highly coherent table top 46.9 nm laser. The hologram was recorded in high resolution photoresist and subsequently digitized with an atomic force microscope. The final image was numerically reconstructed with a Fresnel propagator. Optimal reconstruction parameters and quantification of spatial resolution were obtained with a wavelet analysis and image correlation.

© 2006 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(090.0090) Holography : Holography
(100.2960) Image processing : Image analysis

ToC Category:
Holography

History
Original Manuscript: August 14, 2006
Revised Manuscript: September 27, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: September 30, 2006
Published: October 16, 2006

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Vol. 1, Iss. 11 Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics

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P. W. Wachulak, R. A. Bartels, M. C. Marconi, C. S. Menoni, J. J. Rocca, Y. Lu, and B. Parkinson, "Sub 400 nm spatial resolution extreme ultraviolet holography with a table top laser," Opt. Express 14, 9636-9642 (2006)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/vjbo/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-14-21-9636


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