Partially coherent object length estimation: Information-theoretic analysis

Kwan Kit Lee, Amit Ashok

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Abstract

We analyze the fundamental limits of source angular extent estimation for direct imaging and mode-sorting measurements as a function of source coherence length. We demonstrate that mode-sorting outperforms direct imaging in the sub-Rayleigh regime.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationComputational Optical Sensing and Imaging, COSI 2020
PublisherThe Optical Society
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - 2020
EventComputational Optical Sensing and Imaging, COSI 2020 - Part of Imaging and Applied Optics Congress 2020 - Virtual, Online, United States
Duration: Jun 22 2020Jun 26 2020

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers

Conference

ConferenceComputational Optical Sensing and Imaging, COSI 2020 - Part of Imaging and Applied Optics Congress 2020
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityVirtual, Online
Period6/22/206/26/20

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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