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  • Editor: Henry M. Van Driel
  • Vol. 25, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 2008
  • pp: 1–6

Diffraction-free beams with elliptic Bessel envelope in periodic media

Juan J. Miret and Carlos J. Zapata-Rodríguez  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 25, Issue 1, pp. 1-6 (2008)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.25.000001


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Abstract

We report on discrete, nondiffracting, paraxial beams with a Bessel spatial envelope in 1D periodic structures of dielectric media. Anisotropy of the envelope profile is demonstrated to behave in the same manner as extraordinary waves in uniaxial crystals.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(050.0050) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction and gratings
(130.2790) Integrated optics : Guided waves
(260.1180) Physical optics : Crystal optics

ToC Category:
Diffraction and Gratings

History
Original Manuscript: September 21, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: October 14, 2007
Published: December 11, 2007

Citation
Juan J. Miret and Carlos J. Zapata-Rodríguez, "Diffraction-free beams with elliptic Bessel envelope in periodic media," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 25, 1-6 (2008)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-25-1-1


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