Phase dominance is a phenomenon that has been widely observed in imaging, visual perception, and other technical areas. Here we show for general images that phase dominance, in terms of exchanging the spectral amplitude and phase of two images, is simply explained by the expected mean square error.
© 2009 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: May 20, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: July 5, 2009
Published: August 21, 2009
Vol. 4, Iss. 11 Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics
R. P. Millane and W. H. Hsiao, "The basis of phase dominance," Opt. Lett. 34, 2607-2609 (2009)