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Apparent Limitations Of Phase Retrieval Method
Author(s): E. A. Phillips
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Paper Abstract

Many phase retrieval problems cannot be readily solved with the Gerchberg-Saxton algorithm. In some cases no solution may exist. In all cases where the implied phase error is large, the algorithm partially converges to a phase afflicted with branch points and then seems unable to eliminate them, although the true phase cannot have branch points.

Paper Details

Date Published: 25 October 1985
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 0558, Inverse Optics II, (25 October 1985); doi: 10.1117/12.949574
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E. A. Phillips, Science Applications International Corporation (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0558:
Inverse Optics II
Richard H.T. Bates; Anthony J. Devaney, Editor(s)

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