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Most Cited Articles - 1960-1969

Laser Beams and Resonators
H. Kogelnik and T. Li
Appl. Opt. 5(10) 1550-1567 (1966)
Total Cites: 1599

Geometrical Theory of Diffraction*
Joseph B. Keller
J. Opt. Soc. Am. 52(2) 116-130 (1962)
Total Cites: 1414

Interspecimen Comparison of the Refractive Index of Fused Silica*,†
I. H. Malitson
J. Opt. Soc. Am. 55(10) 1205-1209 (1965)
Total Cites: 1015

Optical Resolution Through a Randomly Inhomogeneous Medium for Very Long and Very Short Exposures
D. L. Fried
J. Opt. Soc. Am. 56(10) 1372-1379 (1966)
Total Cites: 958

Reconstructed Wavefronts and Communication Theory*
Emmett N. Leith and Juris Upatnieks
J. Opt. Soc. Am. 52(10) 1123-1130 (1962)
Total Cites: 805

A Technique for Optically Convolving Two Functions
C. S. Weaver and J. W. Goodman
Appl. Opt. 5(7) 1248-1249 (1966)
Total Cites: 707

Relation Between Surface Roughness and Specular Reflectance at Normal Incidence
H. E. Bennett and J. O. Porteus
J. Opt. Soc. Am. 51(2) 123-129 (1961)
Total Cites: 699

Spectral Properties of Plants
David M. Gates, Harry J. Keegan, John C. Schleter, and Victor R. Weidner
Appl. Opt. 4(1) 11-20 (1965)
Total Cites: 664

A New Theory of Wood’s Anomalies on Optical Gratings
A. Hessel and A. A. Oliner
Appl. Opt. 4(10) 1275-1297 (1965)
Total Cites: 646

Theory for Off-Specular Reflection From Roughened Surfaces*
K. E. Torrance and E. M. Sparrow
J. Opt. Soc. Am. 57(9) 1105-1114 (1967)
Total Cites: 644