Solutions of problems on the propagation and matching of Gaussian laser beams can be found graphically by means of circle diagrams called Gaussian beam charts. It is the purpose of this paper to propose a logarithmic version of this chart that covers a much wider region.
© 1968 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: June 20, 1967
Published: February 1, 1968
G. Seifert, "A Logarithmic Gaussian Beam Chart," Appl. Opt. 7, 337-340 (1968)