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RAY-BASED SIMULATION OF AN OPTICAL INTERFEROMETER

DOUGLAS, NG., JONES, AR. & VANHOESEL, FJ., Jan-1995, In : Journal of the optical society of america a-Optics image science and vision. 12, 1, p. 124-131 8 p.

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DOUGLAS, NG., JONES, AR., & VANHOESEL, FJ. (1995). RAY-BASED SIMULATION OF AN OPTICAL INTERFEROMETER. Journal of the optical society of america a-Optics image science and vision, 12(1), 124-131.

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DOUGLAS, NG ; JONES, AR ; VANHOESEL, FJ. / RAY-BASED SIMULATION OF AN OPTICAL INTERFEROMETER. In: Journal of the optical society of america a-Optics image science and vision. 1995 ; Vol. 12, No. 1. pp. 124-131.

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DOUGLAS, NG, JONES, AR & VANHOESEL, FJ 1995, 'RAY-BASED SIMULATION OF AN OPTICAL INTERFEROMETER', Journal of the optical society of america a-Optics image science and vision, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 124-131.

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RAY-BASED SIMULATION OF AN OPTICAL INTERFEROMETER. / DOUGLAS, NG; JONES, AR; VANHOESEL, FJ.

In: Journal of the optical society of america a-Optics image science and vision, Vol. 12, No. 1, 01.1995, p. 124-131.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Vancouver

DOUGLAS NG, JONES AR, VANHOESEL FJ. RAY-BASED SIMULATION OF AN OPTICAL INTERFEROMETER. Journal of the optical society of america a-Optics image science and vision. 1995 Jan;12(1):124-131.


BibTeX

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