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A Simple Derivation of the Fresnel Diffraction Formula
Proceedings of the IEEE
  • Partha P. Banerjee, University of Dayton
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
12-1-1985
Abstract
In contrast with the conventional technique of deriving the Fresnel diffraction formula using Green's functions and the integral theorem of Helmholtz and Kirchhoff, we present a simple direct derivation of Fresnel diffraction by starting out from the scalar wave equation.
Inclusive pages
1859-1860
ISBN/ISSN
0018-9219
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Permission documentation is on file.

Publisher
IEEE
Peer Reviewed
Yes
Citation Information
Partha P. Banerjee. "A Simple Derivation of the Fresnel Diffraction Formula" Proceedings of the IEEE Vol. 73 Iss. 12 (1985)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/partha_banerjee/18/