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Most Cited Articles - 1970-1979

Optical Constants of Water in the 200-nm to 200-μm Wavelength Region
George M. Hale and Marvin R. Querry
Appl. Opt. 12(3) 555-563 (1973)
Total Cites: 1911

Bayesian-Based Iterative Method of Image Restoration*
William Hadley Richardson
J. Opt. Soc. Am. 62(1) 55-59 (1972)
Total Cites: 1382

Optics in Stratified and Anisotropic Media: 4×4-Matrix Formulation
Dwight W. Berreman
J. Opt. Soc. Am. 62(4) 502-510 (1972)
Total Cites: 1275

Zernike polynomials and atmospheric turbulence*
Robert J. Noll
J. Opt. Soc. Am. 66(3) 207-211 (1976)
Total Cites: 1222

Lightness and Retinex Theory
Edwin H. Land and John J. McCann
J. Opt. Soc. Am. 61(1) 1-11 (1971)
Total Cites: 1063

Weakly Guiding Fibers
D. Gloge
Appl. Opt. 10(10) 2252-2258 (1971)
Total Cites: 967

Approximate relativistic corrections to atomic radial wave functions*
Robert D. Cowan and Donald C. Griffin
J. Opt. Soc. Am. 66(10) 1010-1014 (1976)
Total Cites: 912

Digital Wavefront Measuring Interferometer for Testing Optical Surfaces and Lenses
J. H. Bruning, D. R. Herriott, J. E. Gallagher, D. P. Rosenfeld, A. D. White, and D. J. Brangaccio
Appl. Opt. 13(11) 2693-2703 (1974)
Total Cites: 870

Light Waves in Thin Films and Integrated Optics
P. K. Tien
Appl. Opt. 10(11) 2395-2413 (1971)
Total Cites: 841

Electromagnetic propagation in periodic stratified media. I. General theory*
Pochi Yeh, Amnon Yariv, and Chi-Shain Hong
J. Opt. Soc. Am. 67(4) 423-438 (1977)
Total Cites: 820