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  • Vol. 22, Iss. 6 — Mar. 15, 1997
  • pp: 354–356

Diffraction integral formulas of the pulsed wave field in the temporal domain

Zhongyang Wang, Zhizhan Xu, and Zhenquan Zhang  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 22, Issue 6, pp. 354-356 (1997)

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To resolve the diffraction problems of the pulsed wave field directly in the temporal domain, we extend the Rayleigh diffraction integrals to the temporal domain and then discuss the approximation condition of this diffraction formula.

© 1997 Optical Society of America

Zhongyang Wang, Zhizhan Xu, and Zhenquan Zhang, "Diffraction integral formulas of the pulsed wave field in the temporal domain," Opt. Lett. 22, 354-356 (1997)

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