Vol. 1, issue 09, article # 16

Ivanova N. S., Kruchenitskii G. M. Effect of Atmospheric Inhomogeneity on Phase Rangefinder Measurement Error. // Atmospheric and oceanic optics. 1988. V. 1. No. 09. P. 106-110.
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In the presence of the averaging effect of the receiving aperture the atmospheric inhomogeneity is shown to increase the phase shift. An analytic expression for the phase difference is derived. The proposed relation can be used for calculating the phase rangefinder measurement accuracy.