The intensity distribution of a diffraction pattern in oblique illumination is derived analytically. Experimental results are compared with the results of theoretical analyses. Good agreement between them has been obtained.
© 1998 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: July 8, 1997
Revised Manuscript: December 15, 1997
Published: May 1, 1998
Zhao Bin and Li Zhu, "Diffraction property of an axicon in oblique illumination," Appl. Opt. 37, 2563-2568 (1998)