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Depolarizer (optics)

Known as: Depolariser (optics), Cornu depolarizer, Lyot 
A depolarizer or depolariser is an optical device used to scramble the polarization of light. An ideal depolarizer would output randomly polarized… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
We describe a new instrument that forms the core of a long-term high contrast imaging program at the 200 inch (5 m) Hale… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
We have obtained new spectropolarimetric observations of the planet-hosting star τ Bootis, using the ESPaDOnS and NARVAL… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
This paper is concerned with the theoretical properties of high-contrast coronagraphic images in the context of exoplanet… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
This paper presents a new iris database that contains images with noise. This is in contrast with the existing databases, that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
WIRCam (Wide-field InfraRed Camera) is a near-infrared (0.9-2.4 microns) camera developed for the prime focus of the Canada… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Several recent designs for planet-finding telescopes use coronagraphs operating at visible wavelengths to suppress starlight… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The Sun Earth Connection Coronal and Heliospheric Investigation (SECCHI) on the NASA Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Analogies have long been tools of discovery in science and are often used as explanatory devices in the classroom. However… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Nonimaging optics departs from the methods of traditional optical design to develop instead techniques for maximizing the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The map units are arranged according to their occurrences and associations as outlined in the correlation chart. The origin and… Expand
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