Bragg-Diffraction Imaging


The first good images by means of Bragg-diffraction of laser light from sound were produced in 1966 by Korpel [1]*. Korpel’s work followed the experimental conclusions reported in 1965 by Cohen and Gordon on the nature of light diffraction by ultrasonic wave fronts [4].


Line Source Reference Beam Cylindrical Lens Bragg Diffraction Acoustic Beam 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Wade
    • 1
  1. 1.Electrical Engineering DepartmentUniversity of California at Santa BarbaraUSA

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