Ubiquity of Fourier transformation in optical sciences.

  title={Ubiquity of Fourier transformation in optical sciences.},
  author={Masud Mansuripur},
  journal={Applied optics},
  volume={59 22},
Fourier transformation is an important conceptual as well as computational tool in the arsenal of every practitioner of physical and mathematical sciences. I discuss some of its applications in optical science and engineering to provide a broad perspective on the intimate relation between the physical and mathematical concepts that are elegantly interwoven within the theory of Fourier transforms. 
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