Optical Society (The) (OSA) - Quantum limit for two-dimensional resolution of two incoherent optical point sources

2016 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)

Author(s): Shan Zheng Ang ; Ranjith Nair ; Mankei Tsang
Publisher: Optical Society (The) (OSA)
Publication Date: 1 June 2016
Conference Location: San Jose, CA, USA
Conference Date: 5 June 2016
Page(s): 1 - 2
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-943580-11-8

We obtain the quantum Cramér-Rao (QCR) bound for estimating the 2-D separation of two incoherent optical point sources. The bound is independent of the x- and y-separations. We also propose... View More