First Edition   ©2009

Speckle Phenomena in Optics

Joseph W. Goodman

  • ISBN-10: 1-936221-14-4; ISBN-13: 978-1-936221-14-1; Format: Paper Text, 384 pages

1 Origins and Manifestations of Speckle
2 Random Phasor Sums
3 First-Order Statistical Properties
4 Higher-Order Statistical Properties of Speckle
5 Optical Methods for Suppressing Speckle
6 Speckle in Certain Imaging Applications
7 Speckle in Certain Nonimaging Applications
8 Speckle and Metrology
9 Speckle in Imaging Through the Atmosphere
A Linear Transformations of Speckle Fields
B Contrast of Partially Developed Speckle
C Statistics of Derivatives of Speckle
D Wavelength and Angle Dependence
E Speckle Contrast with a Projected Diffuser
F Statistics of Constrained Speckle
E Sample Mathematica Programs for Simulating Speckle

Bibliography
Index