Vol. 2, issue 05, article # 5

pdf Konyaev P. A., Mayer N. N. Numerical stimulation of coherent atmospheric optical system. // Atmospheric and oceanic optics. 1989. V. 2. No. 05. P. 388-392.
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Methodical aspects of the computer simulation of optical systems operating through random-inhomogeneous media are examined. The Monte-Carlo method coupled with wave optics theory is used to estimate the image quality obtained in the turbulent atmosphere. The correct ion efficiency of a segmented adaptive mirror used to compensate for the wavefront phase distort ions is calculated.


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