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Phasor field waves: A statistical treatment for the case of a partially coherent optical carrier

  title={Phasor field waves: A statistical treatment for the case of a partially coherent optical carrier},
  author={Syed Azer Reza and Sebastian Bauer and Andreas Velten},
  journal={arXiv: Optics},
This paper presents a statistical treatment of phasor fields (P-fields) - a wave-like quantity denoting the slow temporal variations in time-averaged irradiance (which was recently introduced to model and describe non-line-of-sight (NLoS) imaging as well as imaging through diffuse or scattering apertures) - and quantifies the magnitude of a spurious signal which emerges due to a partial spatial coherence of the underlying optical carrier. This spurious signal is not described by the Huygens… Expand

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