Microwave Holography

  • Winston E. Kock
Part of the Optical Physics and Engineering book series (OPEG)


If one defines a microwave hologram as the photographically recorded interference pattern between a set of coherent microwaves of interest and a coherent reference wave generated by the same source, then one can say that the first microwave hologram was made at the Bell Telephone Laboratories in 1950.(1) In that work, only the holograms (the interference patterns) themselves were of interest, and no wave reconstruction was performed; nevertheless, the method employed in recording the interference patterns is of interest because it is still in use today.


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© Plenum Press, New York 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • Winston E. Kock
    • 1
  1. 1.The Herman Schneider Laboratory of Basic and Applied Science ResearchUniversity of CincinnatiCincinnatiUSA

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