Using hyperbolic rotations, we show that a new class of skewed, nonspreading, accelerating Airy wave packets is possible in optical bidispersive systems. Their obliquity factor is found to have a profound effect on their spatiotemporal acceleration dynamics. Pertinent examples are provided.
© 2010 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: June 11, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: September 8, 2010
Published: October 26, 2010
T. J. Eichelkraut, G. A. Siviloglou, I. M. Besieris, and D. N. Christodoulides, "Oblique Airy wave packets in bidispersive optical media," Opt. Lett. 35, 3655-3657 (2010)