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  • Vol. 21, Iss. 4 — Apr. 1, 2004
  • pp: 662–667

Properties of a localized Mathieu pulse

C. A. Dartora and H. E. Hernández-Figueroa  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA A, Vol. 21, Issue 4, pp. 662-667 (2004)

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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.

© 2004 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(050.1970) Diffraction and gratings : Diffractive optics
(070.2580) Fourier optics and signal processing : Paraxial wave optics
(260.1960) Physical optics : Diffraction theory
(350.5500) Other areas of optics : Propagation

Original Manuscript: May 12, 2003
Revised Manuscript: October 16, 2003
Manuscript Accepted: December 2, 2003
Published: April 1, 2004

C. A. Dartora and H. E. Hernández-Figueroa, "Properties of a localized Mathieu pulse," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 21, 662-667 (2004)

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