Abstract

The inverse problem of the interaction of an isotropic Gaussian Schell-model beam with a semirough target in turbulent atmosphere is investigated. It is found that we can determine the target size and the transverse correlation width of the target by measuring the transverse beam widths and the transverse coherence widths of the beams at the source plane and the receiver plane. Our results are useful for remote sensing and bistatic LIDAR system.

© 2011 Optical Society of America

Full Article  |  PDF Article
OSA Recommended Articles
Twist phase-induced reduction in scintillation of a partially coherent beam in turbulent atmosphere

Fei Wang, Yangjian Cai, Halil T. Eyyuboğlu, and Yahya Baykal
Opt. Lett. 37(2) 184-186 (2012)

Circularly symmetric cusped random beams in free space and atmospheric turbulence

Fei Wang and Olga Korotkova
Opt. Express 25(5) 5057-5067 (2017)

Second-order statistics of a twisted Gaussian Schell-model beam in turbulent atmosphere

Fei Wang and Yangjian Cai
Opt. Express 18(24) 24661-24672 (2010)

References

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Citation lists with outbound citation links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Cited By

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Cited by links are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Figures (1)

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Figure files are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Equations (22)

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Equations are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription

Metrics

You do not have subscription access to this journal. Article level metrics are available to subscribers only. You may subscribe either as an OSA member, or as an authorized user of your institution.

Contact your librarian or system administrator
or
Login to access OSA Member Subscription