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  • Vol. 4, Iss. 2 — Feb. 10, 2009

Generation of optical bottle beams by incoherent white-light vortices

Vladlen G. Shvedov, Yana V. Izdebskaya, Andrei V. Rode, Anton Desyatnikov, Wieslaw Krolikowski, and Yuri S. Kivshar  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 16, Issue 25, pp. 20902-20907 (2008)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.16.020902


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Abstract

We generate experimentally optical bottle beams from incoherent double-charge white-light vortices, and show that their parameters can be efficiently controlled by varying the beam focusing conditions.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(030.1640) Coherence and statistical optics : Coherence
(140.3300) Lasers and laser optics : Laser beam shaping
(140.7010) Lasers and laser optics : Laser trapping

ToC Category:
Optical Trapping and Manipulation

History
Original Manuscript: September 18, 2008
Revised Manuscript: November 25, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: November 29, 2008
Published: December 3, 2008

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Vladlen G. Shvedov, Yana V. Izdebskaya, Andrei V. Rode, Anton Desyatnikov, Wieslaw Krolikowski, and Yuri S. Kivshar, "Generation of optical bottle beams by incoherent white-light vortices," Opt. Express 16, 20902-20907 (2008)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/vjbo/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-16-25-20902


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