An X-shaped localized pulse based on a zero-order Mathieu function is obtained by a proper superposition of Mathieu beams, and some properties are analyzed.
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C. A. Dartora and H. E. Hernández-Figueroa, "Properties of a localized Mathieu pulse," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 21, 662-667 (2004)