On the Thompson-Wolf experiment: a study with laser sources

dc.contributor.authorCalvo Padilla, María Luisa
dc.contributor.authorParedes Barato, David
dc.description© The Authors. All rights reserved. The financial support of the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation (MICINN), grant TEC2008-04105 is acknowledged. We are indebted to Maria Paz Hern´andez-Garay, Ana Manzanares and Oscar Martínez-Matos for their very valuable support and suggestions.
dc.description.abstractWe present a revisited study of the Thompson-Wolf experiment earlier developed in 1957 with the aim to characterize the degree of spatial coherent of a luminous source. We develop further experiments by using laser sources under various modal regimes. We analyze the experimental results.
dc.description.departmentDepto. de Óptica
dc.description.facultyFac. de Ciencias Físicas
dc.description.sponsorshipMinisterio de Ciencia e Innovación (MICINN), España
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dc.journal.titleJournal of the European Optical Society-Rapid Publications
dc.publisherEuropean Optical Society
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dc.subject.ucmÓptica (Física)
dc.subject.unesco2209.19 Óptica Física
dc.titleOn the Thompson-Wolf experiment: a study with laser sources
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