OSA's Digital Library

Journal of the Optical Society of America A

Journal of the Optical Society of America A


  • Editor: Franco Gori
  • Vol. 28, Iss. 9 — Sep. 1, 2011
  • pp: 1828–1828

Wigner distribution function of an Airy beam: comment

Ioannis M. Besieris and Amr M. Shaarawi  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA A, Vol. 28, Issue 9, pp. 1828-1828 (2011)

View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (54 KB)

Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools



Corrections are pointed out to results reported by Chen et al.[ J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 28, 1307 (2011)] pertaining to the Wigner distribution functions of two- and three-dimensional accelerating (bending) Airy beams.

© 2011 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(050.1960) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction theory
(260.0260) Physical optics : Physical optics
(080.5084) Geometric optics : Phase space methods of analysis
(070.7345) Fourier optics and signal processing : Wave propagation

ToC Category:
Physical Optics

Original Manuscript: June 2, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: June 17, 2011
Published: August 15, 2011

Ioannis M. Besieris and Amr M. Shaarawi, "Wigner distribution function of an Airy beam: comment," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 28, 1828-1828 (2011)

Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  


  1. R.-P. Chen, H.-P. Zheng, and C.-Q. Dai, “Wigner distribution function of an Airy beam,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 28, 1307-1311(2011). [CrossRef]
  2. I. M. Besieris and A. M. Shaarawi, “Accelerating Airy wave packets in the presence of quadratic and cubic dispersion,” Phys. Rev. E 78, 046605 (2008). [CrossRef]
  3. O. Vallée and M. Soares, Airy Functions and Applications to Physics (World Scientific, 2004), pp. 57-58.

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited