K. P. Peppas, F. Lazarakis, A. Alexandridis, and K. Dangakis, “Simple, accurate formula for the average bit error probability of multiple-input multiple-output free-space optical links over negative exponential turbulence channels,” Opt. Lett.37(15), 3243–3245 (2012).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

P. Deng, X. Yuan, and D. Huang, “Scintillation of a laser beam propagation through non-Kolmogorov strong turbulence,” Opt. Commun.285(6), 880–887 (2012).

[CrossRef]

P. Deng, X. Yuan, Y. Zeng, M. Zhao, and H. Luo, “Influence of wind speed on free space optical communication performance for Gaussian beam propagation through non kolmogorov strong turbulence,” J. Phys. Conf. Ser.276, 012056 (2011).

[CrossRef]

J. A. Tellez and J. D. Schmidt, “Multibeam scintillation cumulative distribution function,” Opt. Lett.36(2), 286–288 (2011).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. García-Zambrana, C. Castillo-Vázquez, and B. Castillo-Vázquez, “Outage performance of MIMO FSO links over strong turbulence and misalignment fading channels,” Opt. Express19(14), 13480–13496 (2011).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. Cang and X. Liu, “Average capacity of free-space optical systems for a partially coherent beam propagating through non-Kolmogorov turbulence,” Opt. Lett.36(17), 3335–3337 (2011).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

E. Shchepakina and O. Korotkova, “Second-order statistics of stochastic electromagnetic beams propagating through non-Kolmogorov turbulence,” Opt. Express18(10), 10650–10658 (2010).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

H. Guo, B. Luo, Y. Ren, S. Zhao, and A. Dang, “Influence of beam wander on uplink of ground-to-satellite laser communication and optimization for transmitter beam radius,” Opt. Lett.35(12), 1977–1979 (2010).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

D. K. Borah and D. G. Voelz, “Spatially partially coherent beam parameter optimization for free space optical communications,” Opt. Express18(20), 20746–20758 (2010).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. Baykal, H. T. Eyyuboğlu, and Y. J. Cai, “Scintillations of partially coherent multiple Gaussian beams in turbulence,” Appl. Opt.48(10), 1943–1954 (2009).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

H. E. Nistazakis, E. A. Karagianni, A. D. Tsigopoulos, M. E. Fafalios, and G. S. Tombras, “Average Capacity of Optical Wireless Communication Systems Over Atmospheric Turbulence Channels,” J. Lightwave Technol.27(8), 974–979 (2009).

[CrossRef]

A. Belmonte and J. M. Kahn, “Capacity of coherent free-space optical links using diversity-combining techniques,” Opt. Express17(15), 12601–12611 (2009).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

G. P. Berman, A. R. Bishop, B. M. Chernobrod, V. N. Gorshkov, D. C. Lizon, D. I. Moody, D. C. Nguyen, and S. V. Torous, “Reduction of laser intensity scintillations in turbulent atmospheres using time averaging of a partially coherent beam,” J. Phys. B42(22), 225403 (2009).

[CrossRef]

E. Bayaki, R. Schober, and R. K. Mallik, “Performance Analysis of MIMO Free-Space Optical Systems in Gamma-Gamma Fading,” IEEE Trans. Commun.57(11), 3415–3424 (2009).

[CrossRef]

Z. Hajjarian and M. Kavehrad, “Using MIMO Transmissions in Free Space Optical Communications in Presence of Clouds and Turbulence,” Proc. SPIE7199, 71990V, 71990V-12 (2009).

[CrossRef]

N. Letzepis, I. Holland, and W. Cowley, “The Gaussian free space optical MIMO channel with Q-ary pulse position modulation,” IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun.7(5), 1744–1753 (2008).

[CrossRef]

I. Toselli, L. C. Andrews, R. L. Phillips, and V. Ferrero, “Free-space optical system performance for laser beam propagation through non-Kolmogorov turbulence,” Opt. Eng.47(2), 026003–026009 (2008).

[CrossRef]

A. Tunick, “Optical turbulence parameters characterized via optical measurements over a 2.33 km free-space laser path,” Opt. Express16(19), 14645–14654 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

A. Zilberman, E. Golbraikh, and N. S. Kopeika, “Propagation of electromagnetic waves in Kolmogorov and non-Kolmogorov atmospheric turbulence: three-layer altitude model,” Appl. Opt.47(34), 6385–6391 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. A. Anguita, M. A. Neifeld, and B. V. Vasic, “Spatial correlation and irradiance statistics in a multiple-beam terrestrial free-space optical communication link,” Appl. Opt.46(26), 6561–6571 (2007).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. M. Navidpour, M. Uysal, and M. Kavehrad, “BER performance of free-space optical transmission with spatial diversity,” IEEE Trans. Wirel. Comm.6(8), 2813–2819 (2007).

[CrossRef]

S. Jivkova and M. Kavehrad, “Transceiver design concept for cellular and multispot diffusing regimes of transmission,” Eurasip J Wirel Comm2005, 30–38 (2005).

O. Korotkova, L. C. Andrews, and R. L. Phillips, “Model for a partially coherent Gaussian beam in atmospheric turbulence with application in Lasercom,” Opt. Eng.43(2), 330–341 (2004).

[CrossRef]

M. A. Al-Habash, L. C. Andrews, and R. L. Phillips, “Mathematical model for the irradiance probability density function of a laser beam propagating through turbulent media,” Opt. Eng.40(8), 1554–1562 (2001).

[CrossRef]

J. M. Kahn, R. You, P. Djahani, A. G. Weisbin, B. K. Teik, and A. Tang, “Imaging diversity receivers for high-speed infrared wireless communication,” IEEE Commun. Mag.36(12), 88–94 (1998).

[CrossRef]

G. J. Foschini and M. J. Gans, “On limits of wireless communications in a fading environment when using multiple antennas,” Wirel. Pers. Commun.6(3), 311–335 (1998).

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M. A. Al-Habash, L. C. Andrews, and R. L. Phillips, “Mathematical model for the irradiance probability density function of a laser beam propagating through turbulent media,” Opt. Eng.40(8), 1554–1562 (2001).

[CrossRef]

I. Toselli, L. C. Andrews, R. L. Phillips, and V. Ferrero, “Free-space optical system performance for laser beam propagation through non-Kolmogorov turbulence,” Opt. Eng.47(2), 026003–026009 (2008).

[CrossRef]

O. Korotkova, L. C. Andrews, and R. L. Phillips, “Model for a partially coherent Gaussian beam in atmospheric turbulence with application in Lasercom,” Opt. Eng.43(2), 330–341 (2004).

[CrossRef]

M. A. Al-Habash, L. C. Andrews, and R. L. Phillips, “Mathematical model for the irradiance probability density function of a laser beam propagating through turbulent media,” Opt. Eng.40(8), 1554–1562 (2001).

[CrossRef]

E. Bayaki, R. Schober, and R. K. Mallik, “Performance Analysis of MIMO Free-Space Optical Systems in Gamma-Gamma Fading,” IEEE Trans. Commun.57(11), 3415–3424 (2009).

[CrossRef]

G. P. Berman, A. R. Bishop, B. M. Chernobrod, V. N. Gorshkov, D. C. Lizon, D. I. Moody, D. C. Nguyen, and S. V. Torous, “Reduction of laser intensity scintillations in turbulent atmospheres using time averaging of a partially coherent beam,” J. Phys. B42(22), 225403 (2009).

[CrossRef]

G. P. Berman, A. R. Bishop, B. M. Chernobrod, V. N. Gorshkov, D. C. Lizon, D. I. Moody, D. C. Nguyen, and S. V. Torous, “Reduction of laser intensity scintillations in turbulent atmospheres using time averaging of a partially coherent beam,” J. Phys. B42(22), 225403 (2009).

[CrossRef]

O. Oyman, R. U. Nabar, H. Bolcskei, and A. J. Paulraj, “Tight lower bounds on the ergodic capacity of Rayleigh fading MIMO channels,” in IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference, GLOBECOM'02.(IEEE, 2002), 1172–1176.

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N. D. Chatzidiamantis, G. K. Karagiannidis, and D. S. Michalopoulos, “On the distribution of the sum of gamma-gamma variates and application in MIMO optical wireless systems,” in IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference(IEEE, 2009), 1–6.

[CrossRef]

G. P. Berman, A. R. Bishop, B. M. Chernobrod, V. N. Gorshkov, D. C. Lizon, D. I. Moody, D. C. Nguyen, and S. V. Torous, “Reduction of laser intensity scintillations in turbulent atmospheres using time averaging of a partially coherent beam,” J. Phys. B42(22), 225403 (2009).

[CrossRef]

N. Letzepis, I. Holland, and W. Cowley, “The Gaussian free space optical MIMO channel with Q-ary pulse position modulation,” IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun.7(5), 1744–1753 (2008).

[CrossRef]

P. Deng, X. Yuan, and D. Huang, “Scintillation of a laser beam propagation through non-Kolmogorov strong turbulence,” Opt. Commun.285(6), 880–887 (2012).

[CrossRef]

P. Deng, X. Yuan, Y. Zeng, M. Zhao, and H. Luo, “Influence of wind speed on free space optical communication performance for Gaussian beam propagation through non kolmogorov strong turbulence,” J. Phys. Conf. Ser.276, 012056 (2011).

[CrossRef]

J. M. Kahn, R. You, P. Djahani, A. G. Weisbin, B. K. Teik, and A. Tang, “Imaging diversity receivers for high-speed infrared wireless communication,” IEEE Commun. Mag.36(12), 88–94 (1998).

[CrossRef]

I. Toselli, L. C. Andrews, R. L. Phillips, and V. Ferrero, “Free-space optical system performance for laser beam propagation through non-Kolmogorov turbulence,” Opt. Eng.47(2), 026003–026009 (2008).

[CrossRef]

G. J. Foschini and M. J. Gans, “On limits of wireless communications in a fading environment when using multiple antennas,” Wirel. Pers. Commun.6(3), 311–335 (1998).

[CrossRef]

G. J. Foschini and M. J. Gans, “On limits of wireless communications in a fading environment when using multiple antennas,” Wirel. Pers. Commun.6(3), 311–335 (1998).

[CrossRef]

G. P. Berman, A. R. Bishop, B. M. Chernobrod, V. N. Gorshkov, D. C. Lizon, D. I. Moody, D. C. Nguyen, and S. V. Torous, “Reduction of laser intensity scintillations in turbulent atmospheres using time averaging of a partially coherent beam,” J. Phys. B42(22), 225403 (2009).

[CrossRef]

Z. Hajjarian and M. Kavehrad, “Using MIMO Transmissions in Free Space Optical Communications in Presence of Clouds and Turbulence,” Proc. SPIE7199, 71990V, 71990V-12 (2009).

[CrossRef]

N. Letzepis, I. Holland, and W. Cowley, “The Gaussian free space optical MIMO channel with Q-ary pulse position modulation,” IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun.7(5), 1744–1753 (2008).

[CrossRef]

B. Holter, “On the capacity of the MIMO channel: A tutorial introduction,” in Proc. IEEE Norwegian Symposium on Signal Processing(IEEE, 2001), 167–172.

P. Deng, X. Yuan, and D. Huang, “Scintillation of a laser beam propagation through non-Kolmogorov strong turbulence,” Opt. Commun.285(6), 880–887 (2012).

[CrossRef]

S. Jivkova and M. Kavehrad, “Transceiver design concept for cellular and multispot diffusing regimes of transmission,” Eurasip J Wirel Comm2005, 30–38 (2005).

A. Belmonte and J. M. Kahn, “Capacity of coherent free-space optical links using diversity-combining techniques,” Opt. Express17(15), 12601–12611 (2009).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

J. M. Kahn, R. You, P. Djahani, A. G. Weisbin, B. K. Teik, and A. Tang, “Imaging diversity receivers for high-speed infrared wireless communication,” IEEE Commun. Mag.36(12), 88–94 (1998).

[CrossRef]

N. D. Chatzidiamantis, G. K. Karagiannidis, and D. S. Michalopoulos, “On the distribution of the sum of gamma-gamma variates and application in MIMO optical wireless systems,” in IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference(IEEE, 2009), 1–6.

[CrossRef]

Z. Hajjarian and M. Kavehrad, “Using MIMO Transmissions in Free Space Optical Communications in Presence of Clouds and Turbulence,” Proc. SPIE7199, 71990V, 71990V-12 (2009).

[CrossRef]

S. M. Navidpour, M. Uysal, and M. Kavehrad, “BER performance of free-space optical transmission with spatial diversity,” IEEE Trans. Wirel. Comm.6(8), 2813–2819 (2007).

[CrossRef]

S. Jivkova and M. Kavehrad, “Transceiver design concept for cellular and multispot diffusing regimes of transmission,” Eurasip J Wirel Comm2005, 30–38 (2005).

G. Yun and M. Kavehrad, “Spot-diffusing and fly-eye receivers for indoor infrared wireless communications,” in Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Selected Topics in Wireless Communications(IEEE, 1992), 262–265.

[CrossRef]

N. Letzepis, I. Holland, and W. Cowley, “The Gaussian free space optical MIMO channel with Q-ary pulse position modulation,” IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun.7(5), 1744–1753 (2008).

[CrossRef]

M. Uysal, J. Li, and M. Yu, “Error rate performance analysis of coded free-space optical links over gamma-gamma atmospheric turbulence channels,” IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun5(6), 1229–1233 (2006).

[CrossRef]

G. P. Berman, A. R. Bishop, B. M. Chernobrod, V. N. Gorshkov, D. C. Lizon, D. I. Moody, D. C. Nguyen, and S. V. Torous, “Reduction of laser intensity scintillations in turbulent atmospheres using time averaging of a partially coherent beam,” J. Phys. B42(22), 225403 (2009).

[CrossRef]

P. Deng, X. Yuan, Y. Zeng, M. Zhao, and H. Luo, “Influence of wind speed on free space optical communication performance for Gaussian beam propagation through non kolmogorov strong turbulence,” J. Phys. Conf. Ser.276, 012056 (2011).

[CrossRef]

E. Bayaki, R. Schober, and R. K. Mallik, “Performance Analysis of MIMO Free-Space Optical Systems in Gamma-Gamma Fading,” IEEE Trans. Commun.57(11), 3415–3424 (2009).

[CrossRef]

N. D. Chatzidiamantis, G. K. Karagiannidis, and D. S. Michalopoulos, “On the distribution of the sum of gamma-gamma variates and application in MIMO optical wireless systems,” in IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference(IEEE, 2009), 1–6.

[CrossRef]

G. P. Berman, A. R. Bishop, B. M. Chernobrod, V. N. Gorshkov, D. C. Lizon, D. I. Moody, D. C. Nguyen, and S. V. Torous, “Reduction of laser intensity scintillations in turbulent atmospheres using time averaging of a partially coherent beam,” J. Phys. B42(22), 225403 (2009).

[CrossRef]

O. Oyman, R. U. Nabar, H. Bolcskei, and A. J. Paulraj, “Tight lower bounds on the ergodic capacity of Rayleigh fading MIMO channels,” in IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference, GLOBECOM'02.(IEEE, 2002), 1172–1176.

[CrossRef]

S. M. Navidpour, M. Uysal, and M. Kavehrad, “BER performance of free-space optical transmission with spatial diversity,” IEEE Trans. Wirel. Comm.6(8), 2813–2819 (2007).

[CrossRef]

G. P. Berman, A. R. Bishop, B. M. Chernobrod, V. N. Gorshkov, D. C. Lizon, D. I. Moody, D. C. Nguyen, and S. V. Torous, “Reduction of laser intensity scintillations in turbulent atmospheres using time averaging of a partially coherent beam,” J. Phys. B42(22), 225403 (2009).

[CrossRef]

O. Oyman, R. U. Nabar, H. Bolcskei, and A. J. Paulraj, “Tight lower bounds on the ergodic capacity of Rayleigh fading MIMO channels,” in IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference, GLOBECOM'02.(IEEE, 2002), 1172–1176.

[CrossRef]

O. Oyman, R. U. Nabar, H. Bolcskei, and A. J. Paulraj, “Tight lower bounds on the ergodic capacity of Rayleigh fading MIMO channels,” in IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference, GLOBECOM'02.(IEEE, 2002), 1172–1176.

[CrossRef]

I. Toselli, L. C. Andrews, R. L. Phillips, and V. Ferrero, “Free-space optical system performance for laser beam propagation through non-Kolmogorov turbulence,” Opt. Eng.47(2), 026003–026009 (2008).

[CrossRef]

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M. A. Al-Habash, L. C. Andrews, and R. L. Phillips, “Mathematical model for the irradiance probability density function of a laser beam propagating through turbulent media,” Opt. Eng.40(8), 1554–1562 (2001).

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E. Bayaki, R. Schober, and R. K. Mallik, “Performance Analysis of MIMO Free-Space Optical Systems in Gamma-Gamma Fading,” IEEE Trans. Commun.57(11), 3415–3424 (2009).

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

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I. Toselli, L. C. Andrews, R. L. Phillips, and V. Ferrero, “Free-space optical system performance for laser beam propagation through non-Kolmogorov turbulence,” Opt. Eng.47(2), 026003–026009 (2008).

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[CrossRef]

M. Uysal, J. Li, and M. Yu, “Error rate performance analysis of coded free-space optical links over gamma-gamma atmospheric turbulence channels,” IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun5(6), 1229–1233 (2006).

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J. M. Kahn, R. You, P. Djahani, A. G. Weisbin, B. K. Teik, and A. Tang, “Imaging diversity receivers for high-speed infrared wireless communication,” IEEE Commun. Mag.36(12), 88–94 (1998).

[CrossRef]

J. M. Kahn, R. You, P. Djahani, A. G. Weisbin, B. K. Teik, and A. Tang, “Imaging diversity receivers for high-speed infrared wireless communication,” IEEE Commun. Mag.36(12), 88–94 (1998).

[CrossRef]

M. Uysal, J. Li, and M. Yu, “Error rate performance analysis of coded free-space optical links over gamma-gamma atmospheric turbulence channels,” IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun5(6), 1229–1233 (2006).

[CrossRef]

P. Deng, X. Yuan, and D. Huang, “Scintillation of a laser beam propagation through non-Kolmogorov strong turbulence,” Opt. Commun.285(6), 880–887 (2012).

[CrossRef]

P. Deng, X. Yuan, Y. Zeng, M. Zhao, and H. Luo, “Influence of wind speed on free space optical communication performance for Gaussian beam propagation through non kolmogorov strong turbulence,” J. Phys. Conf. Ser.276, 012056 (2011).

[CrossRef]

G. Yun and M. Kavehrad, “Spot-diffusing and fly-eye receivers for indoor infrared wireless communications,” in Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Selected Topics in Wireless Communications(IEEE, 1992), 262–265.

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P. Deng, X. Yuan, Y. Zeng, M. Zhao, and H. Luo, “Influence of wind speed on free space optical communication performance for Gaussian beam propagation through non kolmogorov strong turbulence,” J. Phys. Conf. Ser.276, 012056 (2011).

[CrossRef]

P. Deng, X. Yuan, Y. Zeng, M. Zhao, and H. Luo, “Influence of wind speed on free space optical communication performance for Gaussian beam propagation through non kolmogorov strong turbulence,” J. Phys. Conf. Ser.276, 012056 (2011).

[CrossRef]

J. A. Anguita, M. A. Neifeld, and B. V. Vasic, “Spatial correlation and irradiance statistics in a multiple-beam terrestrial free-space optical communication link,” Appl. Opt.46(26), 6561–6571 (2007).

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A. Zilberman, E. Golbraikh, and N. S. Kopeika, “Propagation of electromagnetic waves in Kolmogorov and non-Kolmogorov atmospheric turbulence: three-layer altitude model,” Appl. Opt.47(34), 6385–6391 (2008).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

Y. Baykal, H. T. Eyyuboğlu, and Y. J. Cai, “Scintillations of partially coherent multiple Gaussian beams in turbulence,” Appl. Opt.48(10), 1943–1954 (2009).

[CrossRef]
[PubMed]

S. Jivkova and M. Kavehrad, “Transceiver design concept for cellular and multispot diffusing regimes of transmission,” Eurasip J Wirel Comm2005, 30–38 (2005).

J. M. Kahn, R. You, P. Djahani, A. G. Weisbin, B. K. Teik, and A. Tang, “Imaging diversity receivers for high-speed infrared wireless communication,” IEEE Commun. Mag.36(12), 88–94 (1998).

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E. Bayaki, R. Schober, and R. K. Mallik, “Performance Analysis of MIMO Free-Space Optical Systems in Gamma-Gamma Fading,” IEEE Trans. Commun.57(11), 3415–3424 (2009).

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S. M. Navidpour, M. Uysal, and M. Kavehrad, “BER performance of free-space optical transmission with spatial diversity,” IEEE Trans. Wirel. Comm.6(8), 2813–2819 (2007).

[CrossRef]

M. Uysal, J. Li, and M. Yu, “Error rate performance analysis of coded free-space optical links over gamma-gamma atmospheric turbulence channels,” IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun5(6), 1229–1233 (2006).

[CrossRef]

N. Letzepis, I. Holland, and W. Cowley, “The Gaussian free space optical MIMO channel with Q-ary pulse position modulation,” IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun.7(5), 1744–1753 (2008).

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[CrossRef]

G. P. Berman, A. R. Bishop, B. M. Chernobrod, V. N. Gorshkov, D. C. Lizon, D. I. Moody, D. C. Nguyen, and S. V. Torous, “Reduction of laser intensity scintillations in turbulent atmospheres using time averaging of a partially coherent beam,” J. Phys. B42(22), 225403 (2009).

[CrossRef]

P. Deng, X. Yuan, Y. Zeng, M. Zhao, and H. Luo, “Influence of wind speed on free space optical communication performance for Gaussian beam propagation through non kolmogorov strong turbulence,” J. Phys. Conf. Ser.276, 012056 (2011).

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P. Deng, X. Yuan, and D. Huang, “Scintillation of a laser beam propagation through non-Kolmogorov strong turbulence,” Opt. Commun.285(6), 880–887 (2012).

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I. Toselli, L. C. Andrews, R. L. Phillips, and V. Ferrero, “Free-space optical system performance for laser beam propagation through non-Kolmogorov turbulence,” Opt. Eng.47(2), 026003–026009 (2008).

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M. A. Al-Habash, L. C. Andrews, and R. L. Phillips, “Mathematical model for the irradiance probability density function of a laser beam propagating through turbulent media,” Opt. Eng.40(8), 1554–1562 (2001).

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