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  • Editor: Xi-Cheng Zhang
  • Vol. 39, Iss. 4 — Feb. 15, 2014
  • pp: 801–804

Design and demonstration of a new kind of aperture for getting expected diffraction patterns

Yijia Wu, Shimin Cao, Limin Hua, and Daomu Zhao  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 39, Issue 4, pp. 801-804 (2014)

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In the regime of Fresnel diffraction, a novel algorithm is proposed for aperture design for getting expected diffraction patterns. Experiments have verified the feasibility of this method. It may be used in beam transition, optics communication, information encryption, and other related fields.

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OCIS Codes
(050.1220) Diffraction and gratings : Apertures
(050.1970) Diffraction and gratings : Diffractive optics
(100.3190) Image processing : Inverse problems
(350.6980) Other areas of optics : Transforms

ToC Category:
Diffraction and Gratings

Original Manuscript: November 11, 2013
Revised Manuscript: December 20, 2013
Manuscript Accepted: January 3, 2014
Published: February 5, 2014

Yijia Wu, Shimin Cao, Limin Hua, and Daomu Zhao, "Design and demonstration of a new kind of aperture for getting expected diffraction patterns," Opt. Lett. 39, 801-804 (2014)

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