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Wander and Spreading of Gaussian-Schell Model Beams Propagating through Anisotropic Marine-Atmospheric Turbulence

By Yuqian Wu, Yixin Zhang, and Zhengda Hu
Progress In Electromagnetics Research M, Vol. 47, 141-149, 2016
doi:10.2528/PIERM16022501

Abstract

The effects of anisotropic turbulence on the wander and spreading of Gaussian-Schell model beams propagating in non-Kolmogorov marine-atmospheric channel are investigated. Expressions for beam wander and long-term beam spreading are derived in all conditions of marine-atmospheric turbulence. Our results indicate that the beam wander and spreading of Gaussian-Schell model beams are lower in the anisotropic turbulence than the beam in isotropic turbulence. This model can be evaluated ship-to-ship/shore optical laser communication system performance.

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Yuqian Wu, Yixin Zhang, and Zhengda Hu, "Wander and Spreading of Gaussian-Schell Model Beams Propagating through Anisotropic Marine-Atmospheric Turbulence," Progress In Electromagnetics Research M, Vol. 47, 141-149, 2016.
doi:10.2528/PIERM16022501
http://www.jpier.org/PIERM/pier.php?paper=16022501

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