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  • Vol. 5, Iss. 8 — Aug. 10, 2007
  • pp: 460–462

Generation of a hollow laser beam by a multimode fiber

Hongyu Ma, Huadong Cheng, Wenzhuo Zhang, Liang Liu, and Yuzhu Wang  »View Author Affiliations


Chinese Optics Letters, Vol. 5, Issue 8, pp. 460-462 (2007)


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Abstract

A simple method to generate a hollow laser beam by multimode fiber is reported. A dark hollow laser beam is generated from a multimode fiber and the dependence of the output beam profile on the incident angle of laser beam is analyzed. The results show that this hollow laser beam can be used to trap and guide cold atoms.

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OCIS Codes
(000.2190) General : Experimental physics
(140.3320) Lasers and laser optics : Laser cooling

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Hongyu Ma, Huadong Cheng, Wenzhuo Zhang, Liang Liu, and Yuzhu Wang, "Generation of a hollow laser beam by a multimode fiber," Chin. Opt. Lett. 5, 460-462 (2007)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/col/abstract.cfm?URI=col-5-8-460


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