The dynamics of the self-healing of beams with rotating wave front is demonstrated experimentally and explained theoretically. Partially obstructed high order Bessel beams present the same dynamics than partially obstructed parabolic beams
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J. Mendoza Hernandez, M. L. Arroyo Carrasco, M. M. Mendez Otero, M. D. Iturbe Castillo, and S. Chavez-Cerda, "Self-healing of beams with angular momentum," in Frontiers in Optics 2013, I. Kang, D. Reitze, N. Alic, and D. Hagan, eds., OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2013), paper JW3A.31.
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