## Transmission of a Gaussian beam through a gyrotropic cylinder |

JOSA A, Vol. 31, Issue 9, pp. 1931-1935 (2014)

http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAA.31.001931

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### Abstract

An exact analytical solution to the transmission of a Gaussian beam through a gyrotropic cylinder is formulated in terms of a cylindrical vector wave function expansion form. By applying the continuous boundary conditions of electromagnetic fields, the unknown expansion coefficients of the scattered and internal fields are determined. For a localized beam model, numerical results are presented for the normalized near-surface and internal field intensity distributions, and the propagation characteristics are discussed concisely.

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**OCIS Codes**

(140.3430) Lasers and laser optics : Laser theory

(260.2110) Physical optics : Electromagnetic optics

(290.4020) Scattering : Mie theory

**ToC Category:**

Physical Optics

**History**

Original Manuscript: April 23, 2014

Manuscript Accepted: July 11, 2014

Published: August 7, 2014

**Virtual Issues**

Vol. 9, Iss. 11 *Virtual Journal for Biomedical Optics*

**Citation**

Zhenzhen Chen, Huayong Zhang, Xianliang Wu, and Zhixiang Huang, "Transmission of a Gaussian beam through a gyrotropic cylinder," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A **31**, 1931-1935 (2014)

http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josaa/abstract.cfm?URI=josaa-31-9-1931

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