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  • Vol. 17, Iss. 12 — Dec. 1, 2000
  • pp: 2411–2421

Canonical-covariant Wigner function in polar form

T. Hakioğlu  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA A, Vol. 17, Issue 12, pp. 2411-2421 (2000)

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The two-dimensional Wigner function is examined in polar canonical coordinates, and covariance properties under the action of affine canonical transformations are derived.

© 2000 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(000.1600) General : Classical and quantum physics
(000.3860) General : Mathematical methods in physics
(070.0070) Fourier optics and signal processing : Fourier optics and signal processing
(080.0080) Geometric optics : Geometric optics
(270.0270) Quantum optics : Quantum optics

Original Manuscript: March 21, 2000
Revised Manuscript: August 30, 2000
Manuscript Accepted: September 5, 2000
Published: December 1, 2000

T. Hakioğlu, "Canonical-covariant Wigner function in polar form," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 17, 2411-2421 (2000)

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