Diffusing-wave interferometry

A. G. Yodh, N. Georgiades, D. J. Pine

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In this note we describe a qualitatively different approach to measure the temporal correlation functions of multiply scattered light from fluctuating dense random media. Our approach combines diffusing-wave spectroscopy with Michelson interferometry. Among other things, the new approach should enable experimenters to perform correlation measurements on very short time scales. The method is described, and then some new physical applications of the method are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)56-59
Number of pages4
JournalOptics Communications
Issue number1-2
StatePublished - May 15 1991

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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