Accession Number:

AD0256057

Title:

REPORT ON CONFERENCE ON COHERENCE PROPERTIES OF ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION HELD AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER JUNE 27-JUNE 29, 1960

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Corporate Author:

ROCHESTER UNIV N Y INST OF OPTICS

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Report Date:

1961-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

1.0

Abstract:

Contents Basic experiments Time coherence interferometry Mixing of incoherent light Properties of partially coherent fields Coher ence properties of light waves A matrix treat ment of partial coherence Interference effects with incoherent light Coherence properties of visible light propagation in dielectric wave guies Coherent scattering Opticl modulation at hyper fine frequencies in alkali metal vapor In terference effects in the resonance scattering from crossed atomic levels Coherent scattering by mercury vapor Stimulated emission Phase as a dynamical var iable in quantum mechanics Quantum mechanical treatment of coupled cavity-molecular systems Interferometric techniques in optics and in radio astronomy Correlation techniques in radio astronomy and optics The measurement of stellar diameters Determining the illumin ation pattern of randomly illuminated apertures Coherence problems of instrumental optics Images of partially coherent objects Theory of image formation in partially coherent il lumination Theory of interference and its applications to crystal optics Coherence in two different kinds of two-beam or three beam interference fields

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE