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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 16, Iss. 14 — Jul. 7, 2008
  • pp: 10303–10308

Laterally accelerating Airy pulses

Peeter Saari  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 16, Issue 14, pp. 10303-10308 (2008)

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By making use of the recently found expression for finite-energy 2D paraxial Airy beam, three types of ultrashort Airy pulses have been derived and numerically simulated. They differ in frequency dependences of their parameters and exhibit different spatial profiles and propagation features.

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OCIS Codes
(000.3860) General : Mathematical methods in physics
(260.2110) Physical optics : Electromagnetic optics
(320.0320) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast optics
(320.5550) Ultrafast optics : Pulses

ToC Category:
Physical Optics

Original Manuscript: March 13, 2008
Revised Manuscript: May 21, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: June 23, 2008
Published: June 26, 2008

Peeter Saari, "Laterally accelerating airy pulses," Opt. Express 16, 10303-10308 (2008)

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