OSA's Digital Library

Optics Letters

Optics Letters

| RAPID, SHORT PUBLICATIONS ON THE LATEST IN OPTICAL DISCOVERIES

  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 33, Iss. 12 — Jun. 15, 2008
  • pp: 1389–1391

Generation of a high-quality partially coherent dark hollow beam with a multimode fiber

Chengliang Zhao, Yangjian Cai, Fei Wang, Xuanhui Lu, and Yuzhu Wang  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 33, Issue 12, pp. 1389-1391 (2008)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.33.001389


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (265 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

We report the experimental generation of a high-quality partially coherent dark hollow beam (DHB) by coupling a partially coherent beam into a multimode fiber (MMF) with a suitable incidence angle. The interference experiment of the generated partially coherent DHB passing through double slits is demonstrated. It is found that the coupling efficiency of the MMF, the quality, and the coherence of the generated partially coherent DHB are closely controlled by the coherence of the input beam.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(030.1640) Coherence and statistical optics : Coherence
(030.1670) Coherence and statistical optics : Coherent optical effects
(140.3300) Lasers and laser optics : Laser beam shaping

ToC Category:
Coherence and Statistical Optics

History
Original Manuscript: April 14, 2008
Revised Manuscript: May 9, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: May 10, 2008
Published: June 13, 2008

Citation
Chengliang Zhao, Yangjian Cai, Fei Wang, Xuanhui Lu, and Yuzhu Wang, "Generation of a high-quality partially coherent dark hollow beam with a multimode fiber," Opt. Lett. 33, 1389-1391 (2008)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-33-12-1389


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  

References

  1. J. Yin, W. Gao, and Y. Zhu, in Progress in Optics, E.Wolf, ed. (North-Holland, Amsterdam, 2003), Vol. 44, pp. 119-204. [CrossRef]
  2. T. Kuga, Y. Torii, N. Shiokawa, T. Hirano, Y. Shimizu, and H. Sasada, Phys. Rev. Lett. 78, 4713 (1997). [CrossRef]
  3. F. E. S. Vetelino and L. C. Andrews, Proc. SPIE 5160, 86 (2004). [CrossRef]
  4. Y. Cai, X. Lu, and Q. Lin, Opt. Lett. 28, 1084 (2003). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  5. Y. K. Wu, J. Li, and J. Wu, Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 134802 (2005). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  6. R. Chakraborty and A. Ghosh, J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 23, 2278 (2006). [CrossRef]
  7. Y. Cai, Opt. Lett. 32, 3179 (2007). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  8. D. Deng, H. Yu, S. Xu, G. Tian, and Z. Fan, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 25, 83 (2008). [CrossRef]
  9. X. Wang and M. G. Littman, Opt. Lett. 18, 767 (1993). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  10. H. S. Lee, B. W. Atewart, K. Choi, and H. Fenichel, Phys. Rev. A 49, 4922 (1994). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  11. J. Yin, H. Noh, K. Lee, K. Kim, Y. Wang, and W. Jhe, Opt. Commun. 138, 287 (1997). [CrossRef]
  12. Z. Liu, H. Zhao, J. Liu, J. Lin, M. A. Ahmad, and S. Liu, Opt. Lett. 32, 2076 (2007). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  13. Y. Zhang, Opt. Commun. 281, 508 (2008). [CrossRef]
  14. H. Ma, H. Cheng, W. Zhang, L. Liu, and Y. Wang, Chin. Opt. Lett. 5, 460-462 (2007).
  15. L. Mandel and E. Wolf, Optical Coherence and Quantum Optics (Cambridge U. Press, 1995).
  16. Y. Kato, K. Mima, N. Miyanaga, S. Arinaga, Y. Kitagawa, M. Nakatsuka, and C. Yamanaka, Phys. Rev. Lett. 53, 1057 (1984). [CrossRef]
  17. J. C. Ricklin and F. M. Davidson, J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 19, 1794 (2002). [CrossRef]
  18. Y. Cai and S. Zhu, Phys. Rev. E 71, 056607 (2005). [CrossRef]
  19. Y. Cai and U. Peschel, Opt. Express 15, 15480 (2007). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  20. Y. Cai and L. Zhang, J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 23, 1398 (2006). [CrossRef]
  21. X. Lu and Y. Cai, Phys. Lett. A 369, 157 (2007). [CrossRef]
  22. H. T. Eyyuboğlu, Opt. Laser Technol. 40, 156 (2008). [CrossRef]
  23. F. Wang and Y. Cai, J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 24, 1937 (2007). [CrossRef]

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.

Figures

Fig. 1 Fig. 2 Fig. 3
 

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited