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  • Vol. 31, Iss. 25 — Sep. 1, 1992
  • pp: 5171–5177

Three-dimensional focal curves generated by one-dimensional gradient-index tapers

R. M. González, J. Liñares, and C. Gómez-Reino  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 31, Issue 25, pp. 5171-5177 (1992)

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Three-dimensional focal curves generated by one-dimensional gradient-index taper have been obtained when the taper is illuminated by an off-axis plane wave. The intensity distribution along the focal curve was evaluated by taking into account the particular form of the exit pupil produced by this gradient-index medium.

© 1992 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: August 15, 1991
Published: September 1, 1992

R. M. González, J. Liñares, and C. Gómez-Reino, "Three-dimensional focal curves generated by one-dimensional gradient-index tapers," Appl. Opt. 31, 5171-5177 (1992)

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