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Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference
San Jose, California United States
May 4-9, 2008
ISBN: 978-1-55752-859-9
Spatial Effects and Instabilities (QTuI)

Observation of Accelerating Airy Beam Ballistics

Georgios A. Siviloglou, John Broky, Aristide Dogariu, and Demetrios N. Christodoulides

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Abstract

We demonstrate experimentally that Airy beams can perform ballistic dynamics in a way totally analogous to that of projectiles moving under the action of gravity. The possibility of circumventing opaque obstacles is discussed.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(050.0050) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction and gratings
(050.1940) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction
(350.0350) Other areas of optics : Other areas of optics
(350.5500) Other areas of optics : Propagation

Citation
G. A. Siviloglou, J. Broky, A. Dogariu, and D. N. Christodoulides, "Observation of Accelerating Airy Beam Ballistics," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2008), paper QTuI4.
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/abstract.cfm?URI=QELS-2008-QTuI4


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