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E. Jakeman, P. N. Pusey, “A model for the non-Rayleigh sea echo,” IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. AP-24, 806–814 (1976).

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M. Abramowitz, I. A. Stegun, Handbook of Mathematical Functions (Dover, New York, 1972).

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R. L. Phillips, L. C. Andrews, “Universal statistical model for irradiance fluctuations in a turbulent medium,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. 72, 864–870 (1982).

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R. L. Phillips, L. C. Andrews, “Measured statistics for laser light scattering in atmospheric turbulence,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. 71, 1440–1445 (1981).

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R. Dashen, “Path integrals for waves in random media,” J. Math. Phys. 20, 894–920 (1979).

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A. Consortini, R. J. Hill, “Reduction of the moments of intensity fluctuations caused by amplifier saturation for both the K and log-normally modulated exponential probability densities,” Opt. Lett. 12, 304–306 (1987).

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S. Ito, K. Furutsu, “Theoretical analysis of the high-order irradiance moments of light waves observed in turbulent air,” J Opt. Soc. Am. 72, 760–764 (1982).

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E. Jakeman, “On the statistics of K distributed noise,” J. Phys. A 13, 31–48 (1980).

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E. Jakeman, P. N. Pusey, “Significance of K distributions in scattering experiments,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 40, 546–550 (1978).

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E. Jakeman, P. N. Pusey, “A model for the non-Rayleigh sea echo,” IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. AP-24, 806–814 (1976).

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M. E. Gracheva, A. S. Gurevich, S. S. Kashkarov, V. V. Pokasov, “Similarity relations and their experimental verification for strong intensity fluctuations of laser radiation,” in Laser Beam Propagation in the Atmosphere, J. W. Strobehn, ed. (Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1978).

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G. R. Ochs, T.-I. Wang, NOAA/ERL, U.S. Department of Commerce, Boulder, Colo. 80303 (personal communication).

L. C. Andrews, R. L. Phillips, “I–K distribution as a universal propagation model of laser beams in atmospheric turbulence,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 2, 160–163 (1985).

[CrossRef]

R. L. Phillips, L. C. Andrews, “Universal statistical model for irradiance fluctuations in a turbulent medium,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. 72, 864–870 (1982).

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R. L. Phillips, L. C. Andrews, “Measured statistics for laser light scattering in atmospheric turbulence,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. 71, 1440–1445 (1981).

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M. E. Gracheva, A. S. Gurevich, S. S. Kashkarov, V. V. Pokasov, “Similarity relations and their experimental verification for strong intensity fluctuations of laser radiation,” in Laser Beam Propagation in the Atmosphere, J. W. Strobehn, ed. (Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1978).

[CrossRef]

G. Parry, P. N. Pusey, “K distributions in atmospheric propagation of laser light,” J. Opt.Soc. Am. 69, 796–798 (1979).

[CrossRef]

E. Jakeman, P. N. Pusey, “Significance of K distributions in scattering experiments,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 40, 546–550 (1978).

[CrossRef]

E. Jakeman, P. N. Pusey, “A model for the non-Rayleigh sea echo,” IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. AP-24, 806–814 (1976).

[CrossRef]

M. Abramowitz, I. A. Stegun, Handbook of Mathematical Functions (Dover, New York, 1972).

G. R. Ochs, T.-I. Wang, NOAA/ERL, U.S. Department of Commerce, Boulder, Colo. 80303 (personal communication).

H. T. Yura, “An elementary derivation of the saturation of optical scintillations,” presented at the International Conference on Optical and Millimeter Wave Propagation and Scattering in the Atmosphere, Florence, Italy, 1986.

E. Jakeman, P. N. Pusey, “A model for the non-Rayleigh sea echo,” IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag. AP-24, 806–814 (1976).

[CrossRef]

S. Ito, K. Furutsu, “Theoretical analysis of the high-order irradiance moments of light waves observed in turbulent air,” J Opt. Soc. Am. 72, 760–764 (1982).

[CrossRef]

R. Dashen, “Path integrals for waves in random media,” J. Math. Phys. 20, 894–920 (1979).

[CrossRef]

R. L. Phillips, L. C. Andrews, “Measured statistics for laser light scattering in atmospheric turbulence,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. 71, 1440–1445 (1981).

[CrossRef]

G. Parry, J. G. Walker, “Statistics of stellar scintillations,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. 70, 1157–1159 (1980).

[CrossRef]

R. L. Phillips, L. C. Andrews, “Universal statistical model for irradiance fluctuations in a turbulent medium,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. 72, 864–870 (1982).

[CrossRef]

L. C. Andrews, R. L. Phillips, “I–K distribution as a universal propagation model of laser beams in atmospheric turbulence,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 2, 160–163 (1985).

[CrossRef]

R. Barakat, “Weak scatterer generalization of the K-density function with application to laser scattering in atmospheric turbulence,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 3, 401–409 (1986).

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A. Consortini, G. Conforti, “Detector saturation effects on higher-order moments of intensity fluctuations in atmospheric laser propagation measurements,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 1, 1075–1077 (1984).

[CrossRef]

A. Consortini, E. Briccolani, G. Conforti, “Strong scintillation statistics detoriation due to detector saturation,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 3, 101–107 (1986).

[CrossRef]

G. Parry, P. N. Pusey, “K distributions in atmospheric propagation of laser light,” J. Opt.Soc. Am. 69, 796–798 (1979).

[CrossRef]

E. Jakeman, “On the statistics of K distributed noise,” J. Phys. A 13, 31–48 (1980).

[CrossRef]

E. Jakeman, P. N. Pusey, “Significance of K distributions in scattering experiments,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 40, 546–550 (1978).

[CrossRef]

See, for example, the review: L. Fante, “Electromagnetic beam propagation in turbulent media,” Proc. IEEE 63, 1669–1692 (1975).

[CrossRef]

J. H. Churnside, R. J. Hill, G. R. Ochs, “Yet another probability distribution for intensity fluctuations in strong turbulence,” presented at the International Conference on Optical and Millimeter Wave Propagation and Scattering in the Atmosphere, Florence, Italy, 1986;“Probability density of irradiance scintillations for strong path-integrated refractive turbulence,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 4,727–733 (1987).

E. Pinsky, “Turbulence generation and its effects on the optical transmission of the atmosphere,” Ph.D. dissertation (The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, 1984; in Hebrew).

W. Feller, An Introduction to Probability Theory and Its Applications (Wiley, New York, 1968).

H. T. Yura, “An elementary derivation of the saturation of optical scintillations,” presented at the International Conference on Optical and Millimeter Wave Propagation and Scattering in the Atmosphere, Florence, Italy, 1986.

G. R. Ochs, T.-I. Wang, NOAA/ERL, U.S. Department of Commerce, Boulder, Colo. 80303 (personal communication).

M. E. Gracheva, A. S. Gurevich, S. S. Kashkarov, V. V. Pokasov, “Similarity relations and their experimental verification for strong intensity fluctuations of laser radiation,” in Laser Beam Propagation in the Atmosphere, J. W. Strobehn, ed. (Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1978).

[CrossRef]

M. Abramowitz, I. A. Stegun, Handbook of Mathematical Functions (Dover, New York, 1972).