Laser Beam Scintillation with Applications (SPIE P. v. PM99)

Laser Beam Scintillation with Applications (SPIE P. v. PM99)

By: Cynthia Y. Hopen (author), Larry C. Andrews (author), Ronald L. Phillips (author)Hardback

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This work discusses optical scintillation and its impact on system performance in free-space optical communication and laser radar applications. It is intended for practicing engineers and scientists who want an understanding of propagation phenomena and the role of scintillation on system behaviour. The material should also aid design engineers in identifying limitations on system performance.

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Optical Wave Propagation In Random Media - Background Review; Optical Scintillation Modelling; Theory Of Scintillation - Plane Wave Model; Theory Of Scintillation - Spherical Wave Model; Theory Of Scintillation - Gaussian-Beam Wave Model; Aperture Averaging; Optical Communication Systems; Fade Statistics For Lasercom Systems; Laser Radar Systems - Scintillation Of Return Waves; Laser Radar Systems - Imaging Through Turbulence.

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  • publication date: 30/09/2001
  • ISBN13: 9780819441034
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 376
  • ID: 9780819441034
  • weight: 871
  • ISBN10: 0819441031

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