Near-field spatial correlations from partially coherent homogeneous planar sources: effects on surface wave excitation.

@article{Aun2011NearfieldSC,
  title={Near-field spatial correlations from partially coherent homogeneous planar sources: effects on surface wave excitation.},
  author={Juan Miguel Au{\~n}{\'o}n and Manuel Nieto-Vesperinas},
  journal={Optics letters},
  year={2011},
  volume={36 17},
  pages={3410-2}
}
We show that an increase of the coherence length of a statistically homogeneous planar source diminishes the contribution of surface waves to the spatial coherence of the near field, as well as producing changes in the enhancement of the near-field spectrum.