Spatiotemporal Field Correlations


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Spatiotemporal Field Correlations
1010103Spatiotemporal Field Correlations
Spatiotemporal Correlation Function: Coherence Volume All optical fields encountered in practice fluctuate randomly in both time and space and are, therefore, subject to a statistical description.1 These field fluctuations depend on both the emission process (primary sources) and propagation media (secondary sources). Optical coherence is a manifestation of the field statistical similarities in space and time and coherence theory is the discipline that …
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Gabriel Popescu: Quantitative Phase Imaging of Cells and Tissues. Spatiotemporal Field Correlations, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2011), AccessEngineering Export