Stationary and traveling waves of the states of optical polarization are considered in the framework of Jones vector formalism. The feasibility of revealing these waves in holographic and interference arrangements is substantiated and demonstrated.
© 1999 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: October 12, 1998
Published: May 10, 1999
Oleg V. Angelsky, Nikolay N. Dominikov, Peter P. Maksimyak, and Tiberiu Tudor, "Experimental revealing of polarization waves," Appl. Opt. 38, 3112-3117 (1999)