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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 13, Iss. 16 — Aug. 8, 2005
  • pp: 5925–5938

Spherical object in radiation field from Gaussian source

Stanislaw Tryka  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 13, Issue 16, pp. 5925-5938 (2005)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OPEX.13.005925


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Abstract

An analytical formula is derived for calculating the flux of radiation from a Gaussian source irradiating a spherical object. The formula was derived for the radiant intensity function represented by a paraxial approximate solution of the Halmholtz scalar wave equation. All calculations are presented in the Cartesian 0xyz coordinate system, where the coordinates, x, y and z, determine the center of the spherical object. The center of the source was located at the point P(0,0,0) in the plane z = 0. Some computer simulation results were illustrated graphically and analyzed.

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OCIS Codes
(080.2720) Geometric optics : Mathematical methods (general)
(120.5240) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Photometry
(120.5630) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Radiometry
(140.3570) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, single-mode
(230.6080) Optical devices : Sources
(350.5500) Other areas of optics : Propagation
(350.5610) Other areas of optics : Radiation

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Research Papers

History
Original Manuscript: March 23, 2005
Revised Manuscript: July 19, 2005
Published: August 8, 2005

Citation
Stanislaw Tryka, "Spherical object in radiation field from Gaussian source," Opt. Express 13, 5925-5938 (2005)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-13-16-5925


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