Ukrainian Journal of Physical Optics 

Number  2, Volume  1, 2000
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The studies of phase retardation plates by imaging polarimeter 

Shopa Y.

Ivan Franko L’viv National University, 8 Kyryl and Mefodiy Street, L’viv, 79005, Ukraine

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Spatial inhomogeneity of the phase retardation in the birefringent plates of LiNbO3 crystals are measured. The studies are performed with the imaging polarimeter which utilizes the computer registration and image processing. The apparatus have been used for the measurements of spatial distribution of the optical anisotropy parameters characterizing several single crystals

Key words: Polarimetry, image, birefringence, spatial distribution

doi: 10.3116/16091833/1/2/90/2000


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