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Bryan Hennelly is a postdoctoral researcher at the National University of Ireland, Maynooth. He is a member of the SPIE and the OSA. .
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Preface | p. xiii |
Wigner Distribution in Optics | p. 1 |
Introduction | p. 1 |
Elementary Description of Optical Signals and Systems | p. 2 |
Impulse Response and Coherent Point-Spread Function | p. 3 |
Mutual Coherence Function and Cross-Spectral Density | p. 3 |
Some Basic Examples of Optical Signals | p. 4 |
Wigner Distribution and Ambiguity Function | p. 5 |
Definitions | p. 5 |
Some Basic Examples Again | p. 7 |
Gaussian Light | p. 9 |
Local Frequency Spectrum | p. 11 |
Some Properties of the Wigner Distribution | p. 12 |
Inversion Formula | p. 12 |
Shift Covariance | p. 12 |
Radiometric Quantities | p. 12 |
Instantaneous Frequency | p. 14 |
Moyal's Relationship | p. 15 |
One-Dimensional Case and the Fractional Fourier Transformation | p. 15 |
Fractional Fourier Transformation | p. 15 |
Rotation in Phase Space | p. 16 |
Generalized Marginals-Radon Transform | p. 16 |
Propagation of the Wigner Distribution | p. 18 |
First-Order Optical Systems-Ray Transformation Matrix | p. 18 |
Phase-Space Rotators-More Rotations in Phase Space | p. 19 |
More General Systems-Ray-Spread Function | p. 21 |
Geometric-Optical Systems | p. 22 |
Transport Equations | p. 23 |
Wigner Distribution Moments in First-Order Optical Systems | p. 24 |
Moment Invariants | p. 25 |
Moment Invariants for Phase-Space Rotators | p. 26 |
Symplectic Moment Matrix-The Bilinear ABCD Law | p. 28 |
Measurement of Moments | p. 29 |
Coherent Signals and the Cohen Class | p. 29 |
Multicomponent Signals-Auto-Terms and Cross-Terms | p. 30 |
One-Dimensional Case and Some Basic Cohen Kernels | p. 32 |
Rotation of the Kernel | p. 33 |
Rotated Version of the Smoothed Interferogram | p. 35 |
Conclusion | p. 40 |
References | p. 40 |
Ambiguity Function in Optical Imaging | p. 45 |
Introduction | p. 45 |
Intensity Spectrum of a Fresnel Diffraction Pattern Under Coherent Illumination | p. 47 |
General Formulation | p. 47 |
Application to Simple Objects | p. 48 |
Contrast Transfer Functions | p. 49 |
Propagation through a Paraxial Optical System in Terms of AF | p. 49 |
Propagation in Free Space | p. 49 |
Transmission through a Thin Object | p. 50 |
Propagation in a Paraxial Optical System | p. 51 |
The AF in Isoplanatic (Space-Invariant) Imaging | p. 52 |
The AF of the Image of an Incoherent Source | p. 53 |
Derivation of the Zernike-Van Cittert Theorem from the Propagation of the AF | p. 53 |
Partial Coherence Properties in the Image of an Incoherent Source | p. 54 |
The Pupil-AF as a Generalization of the OTF | p. 54 |
Phase-Space Tomography | p. 55 |
Another Possible Approach to AF Reconstruction | p. 56 |
Propagation-Based Holographic Phase Retrieval from Several Images | p. 58 |
Fresnel Diffraction Images as In-Line Holograms | p. 58 |
Application to Phase Retrieval and X-Ray Holotomography | p. 59 |
Conclusion | p. 60 |
References | p. 60 |
Rotations in Phase Space | p. 63 |
Introduction | p. 63 |
First-Order Optical Systems and Canonical Integral Transforms | p. 64 |
Canonical Integral Transforms and Ray Transformation Matrix Formalism | p. 64 |
Modified Iwasawa Decomposition of Ray Transformation Matrix | p. 66 |
Canonical Transformations Producing Phase-Space Rotations | p. 67 |
Matrix and Operator Description | p. 67 |
Signal Rotator | p. 69 |
Fractional Fourier Transform | p. 69 |
Gyrator | p. 73 |
Other Phase-Space Rotators | p. 74 |
Properties of the Phase-Space Rotators | p. 74 |
Some Useful Relations for Phase-Space Rotators | p. 75 |
Similarity to the Fractional Fourier Transform | p. 76 |
Shift Theorem | p. 77 |
Convolution Theorem | p. 77 |
Scaling Theorem | p. 77 |
Phase-Space Rotations of Selected Functions | p. 78 |
Eigenfunctions for Phase-Space Rotators | p. 80 |
Some Relations for the Eigenfunctions | p. 80 |
Mode Presentation on Orbital Poincaré Sphere | p. 82 |
Optical Setups for Basic Phase-Space Rotators | p. 84 |
Flexible Optical Setups for Fractional FT and Gyrator | p. 85 |
Flexible Optical Setup for Image Rotator | p. 87 |
Applications of Phase-Space Rotators | p. 88 |
Generalized Convolution | p. 88 |
Pattern Recognition | p. 90 |
Chirp Signal Analysis | p. 94 |
Signal Encryption | p. 94 |
Mode Converters | p. 95 |
Beam Characterization | p. 96 |
Gouy Phase Accumulation | p. 100 |
Conclusions | p. 101 |
Acknowledgments | p. 102 |
References | p. 102 |
The Radon-Wigner Transform in Analysis, Design, and Processing of Optical Signals | p. 107 |
Introduction | p. 107 |
Projections of the Wigner Distribution Function in Phase Space: The Radon-Wigner Transform (RWT) | p. 108 |
Definition and Basic Properties | p. 108 |
Optical Implementation of the RWT: The Radon-Wigner Display | p. 117 |
Analysis of Optical Signals and Systems by Means of the RWT | p. 122 |
Analysis of Diffraction Phenomena | p. 122 |
Computation of Irradiance Distribution along Different Paths in Image Space | p. 122 |
Parallel Optical Display of Diffraction Patterns | p. 132 |
Inverting RWT: Phase-Space Tomographic Reconstruction of Optical Fields | p. 134 |
Merit Functions of Imaging Systems in Terms of the RWT | p. 138 |
Axial Point-Spread Function (PSF) and Optical Transfer Function (OTF) | p. 138 |
Polychromatic OTF | p. 143 |
Polychromatic Axial PSF | p. 146 |
Design of Imaging Systems and Optical Signal Processing by Means of RWT | p. 151 |
Optimization of Optical Systems: Achromatic Design | p. 151 |
Controlling the Axial Response: Synthesis of Pupil Masks by RWT Inversion | p. 156 |
Signal Processing through RWT | p. 157 |
Acknowledgments | p. 162 |
References | p. 162 |
Imaging Systems: Phase-Space Representations | p. 165 |
Introduction | p. 165 |
The Product-Space Representation and Product Spectrum Representation | p. 166 |
Optical Imaging Systems | p. 170 |
Bilinear Optical Systems | p. 173 |
Noncoherent Imaging Systems | p. 176 |
Tolerance to Focus Errors and to Spherical Aberration | p. 178 |
Phase Conjugate Plates | p. 183 |
References | p. 189 |
Super Resolved Imaging in Wigner-Based Phase Space | p. 193 |
Introduction | p. 193 |
General Definitions | p. 195 |
Description of SR | p. 197 |
Code Division Multiplexing | p. 200 |
Time Multiplexing | p. 201 |
Polarization Multiplexing | p. 202 |
Wavelength Multiplexing | p. 203 |
Gray-Level Multiplexing | p. 203 |
Description in the Phase-Space Domain | p. 205 |
Conclusions | p. 213 |
References | p. 214 |
Radiometry, Wave Optics, and Spatial Coherence | p. 217 |
Introduction | p. 217 |
Conventional Radiometry | p. 218 |
Lambertian Sources | p. 221 |
Mutual Coherence Function | p. 221 |
Stationary Phase Approximation | p. 224 |
Radiometry and Wave Optics | p. 226 |
Examples | p. 231 |
Blackbody Radiation | p. 231 |
Noncoherent Source | p. 232 |
Coherent Wave Fields | p. 233 |
Quasi-Homogeneous Wave Field | p. 234 |
Acknowledgments | p. 235 |
References | p. 235 |
Rays and Waves | p. 237 |
Introduction | p. 237 |
Small-Wavelength Limit in the Position Representation I: Geometrical Optics | p. 238 |
The Eikonal and Geometrical Optics | p. 239 |
Choosing z as the Parameter | p. 242 |
Ray-Optical Phase Space and the Lagrange Manifold | p. 243 |
Small-Wavelength Limit in the Position Representation II: The Transport Equation and the Field Estimate | p. 245 |
The Debye Series Expansion | p. 245 |
The Transport Equation and Its Solution | p. 245 |
The Field Estimate and Its Problems at Caustics | p. 247 |
Flux Lines versus Rays | p. 249 |
Analogy with Quantum Mechanics | p. 250 |
Semiclassical Mechanics | p. 251 |
Bohmian Mechanics and the Hydrodynamic Model | p. 253 |
Small-Wavelength Limit in the Momentum Representation | p. 254 |
The Helmholtz Equation in the Momentum Representation | p. 254 |
Asymptotic Treatment and Ray Equations | p. 256 |
Transport Equation in the Momentum Representation | p. 258 |
Field Estimate | p. 259 |
Maslov's Canonical Operator Method | p. 260 |
Gaussian Beams and Their Sums | p. 261 |
Parabasal Gaussian Beams | p. 261 |
Sums of Gaussian Beams | p. 264 |
Stable Aggregates of Flexible Elements | p. 266 |
Derivation of the Estimate | p. 266 |
Insensitivity to ¿ | p. 269 |
Phase-Space Interpretation | p. 270 |
A Simple Example | p. 271 |
Concluding Remarks | p. 275 |
References | p. 275 |
Self-Imaging in Phase Space | p. 279 |
Introduction | p. 279 |
Phase-Space Optics Minimum Tool Kit | p. 280 |
Self-Imaging of Paraxial Wavefronts | p. 284 |
The Talbot Effect | p. 285 |
The "Walk-off" Effect | p. 289 |
The Fractional Talbot Effect | p. 290 |
Matrix Formulation of the Fractional Talbot Effect | p. 295 |
Point Source Illumination | p. 298 |
Another Path to Self-Imaging | p. 301 |
Self-Imaging and Incoherent Illumination | p. 302 |
Summary | p. 305 |
References | p. 306 |
Sampling and Phase Space | p. 309 |
Introduction | p. 309 |
Notation and Some Initial Concepts | p. 312 |
The Wigner Distribution Function and Properties | p. 312 |
The Linear Canonical Transform and the WDF | p. 314 |
The Phase-Space Diagram | p. 314 |
Harmonics and Chirps and Convolutions | p. 316 |
The Comb Function and Rect Function | p. 318 |
Comb Functions | p. 318 |
Rect Functions | p. 320 |
Finite Supports | p. 321 |
Band-limitedness in Fourier Domain | p. 321 |
Band-limitedness and the LCT | p. 322 |
Finite Space-Bandwidth Product-Compact Support in x and k | p. 324 |
Sampling a Signal | p. 325 |
Nyquist-Shannon Sampling | p. 325 |
Generalized Sampling | p. 328 |
Simulating an Optical System: Sampling at the Input and Output | p. 329 |
Conclusion | p. 332 |
References | p. 332 |
Phase Space in, Ultrafast Optics | p. 337 |
Introduction | p. 337 |
Phase-Space Representations for Short Optical Pulses | p. 338 |
Representation of Pulsed Fields | p. 338 |
Pulse Ensembles and Correlation Functions | p. 340 |
The Time-Frequency Phase Space | p. 343 |
Phase-Space Representation of Paraxial Optical Systems | p. 349 |
Temporal Paraxiality and the Chronocyclic Phase Space | p. 353 |
Metrology of Short Optical Pulses | p. 357 |
Measurement Strategies | p. 357 |
Pulse Characterization Apparatuses as Linear Systems | p. 358 |
Phase-Space Methods | p. 361 |
Spectrographic Techniques | p. 362 |
Tomographic Techniques | p. 366 |
Interferornetric or Direct Techniques | p. 369 |
Two-Pulse Double-Slit Interferometry | p. 370 |
Shearing Interferometry | p. 374 |
Conclusions | p. 378 |
References | p. 379 |
Index | p. 385 |
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