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  • Vol. 31, Iss. 25 — Sep. 1, 1992
  • pp: 5326–5330

Nonparaxial design of generalized axicons

J. Sochacki, A. Kołodziejczyk, Z. Jaroszewicz, and S. Bará  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 31, Issue 25, pp. 5326-5330 (1992)

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The geometric law of energy conservation is utilized in evaluating the phase transmittance function for axicons with arbitrary distribution of the on-axis intensity. Several simple analytical solutions are presented, and a computer-generated holographic version of the uniform-intensity axicon is examined.

© 1992 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: January 14, 1991
Published: September 1, 1992

J. Sochacki, A. Kołodziejczyk, Z. Jaroszewicz, and S. Bará, "Nonparaxial design of generalized axicons," Appl. Opt. 31, 5326-5330 (1992)

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