Yuri Denisyuk: an appreciation

Johnston, S.F. (2006) Yuri Denisyuk: an appreciation. In: Bjelkhagen, H.I. (ed.) Advances in Display Holography: Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Display Holography (ISDH), St Asaph, Wales, 10-14 July 2006. River Valley Press: St Asaph, Wales, pp. 8-13. ISBN 9780955352713

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Abstract

When Yuri Denisyuk began his investigations into 'wave photography' in 1958, connections with Dennis Gabor's 'wavefront reconstruction' were not evident, and the field of holography did not exist. The originality of his research impeded Denisyuk's early recognition, but he later was recognised as a key contributor to the field of holography. This account summarizes his early career and rising recognition in the Western world.

Item Type:Book Sections
Keywords:Optics, physics, history, holography, biography
Status:Published
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Johnston, Professor Sean
Authors: Johnston, S.F.
Subjects:D History General and Old World > D History (General) > D839 Post-war History, 1945 on
D History General and Old World > DK Russia. Soviet Union. Former Soviet Republics
Q Science > Q Science (General)
Q Science > QC Physics
T Technology > T Technology (General)
College/School:College of Social Sciences > School of Interdisciplinary Studies
Publisher:River Valley Press
ISBN:9780955352713

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