Translator Disclaimer
Paper
6 September 2011 Anisoplanatic wavefront error estimation using coherent imaging
Author Affiliations +
Abstract
We have developed a technique for extracting atmospheric turbulence induced wavefront error by means of digital holography. The technique enables wavefront error determination as a function of field angle. Closed form expressions for the anisoplanatic wavefront error caused by atmospheric turbulence have been developed for comparison. We show very good agreement between experimental data and the closed form solution. The comparison is made over Cn 2 values from approximately 10-12 to 10-15 m-2/3.
© (2011) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
R. L. Kendrick, J. C. Marron, and R. Benson "Anisoplanatic wavefront error estimation using coherent imaging", Proc. SPIE 8161, Atmospheric Optics IV: Turbulence and Propagation, 816107 (6 September 2011); https://doi.org/10.1117/12.896457
PROCEEDINGS
5 PAGES


SHARE
Advertisement
Advertisement
RELATED CONTENT


Back to Top