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  • Vol. 28, Iss. 9 — May. 1, 2003
  • pp: 680–682

Eigenmodes of fractional Hankel transform derived by the entangled-state method

Hong-Yi Fan and Hai-Liang Lu  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 28, Issue 9, pp. 680-682 (2003)

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Using the entangled-state method in quantum mechanics, we find that the eigenmodes of the fractional Hankel transform are two-variable Hermite–Gaussian functions that can be rewritten in a clearer form as Laguerre polynominals.

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(070.4690) Fourier optics and signal processing : Morphological transformations

Hong-Yi Fan and Hai-Liang Lu, "Eigenmodes of fractional Hankel transform derived by the entangled-state method," Opt. Lett. 28, 680-682 (2003)

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