Gaussian to Lorentzian Beam Profile Convertor Based on Conical Refraction

Amin Abdolvand, Keith G. Wilcox, Todor K. Kalkandjiev, Yuri Loiko, Jordi Mompart, Edik U. Rafailov

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    Abstract

    We employ conical refraction crystal for one-step conversion of an incident beam with Gaussian transverse intensity profile to a beam of Lorentzian profile with less divergence in free space than the original Gaussian beam. (C)2010 Optical Society of America

    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publication2010 CONFERENCE ON LASERS AND ELECTRO-OPTICS (CLEO) AND QUANTUM ELECTRONICS AND LASER SCIENCE CONFERENCE (QELS)
    Place of PublicationNEW YORK
    PublisherIEEE Computer Society
    Pages-
    Number of pages2
    ISBN (Print)978-1-55752-890-2
    Publication statusPublished - 2010
    EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS) - San Jose
    Duration: 16 May 201021 May 2010
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    Conference

    ConferenceConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science Conference (QELS)
    Abbreviated titleCLEO/QELS 2010
    CitySan Jose
    Period16/05/1021/05/10
    Internet address

    Keywords

    • DIFFRACTION

    Cite this

    Abdolvand, A., Wilcox, K. G., Kalkandjiev, T. K., Loiko, Y., Mompart, J., & Rafailov, E. U. (2010). Gaussian to Lorentzian Beam Profile Convertor Based on Conical Refraction. In 2010 CONFERENCE ON LASERS AND ELECTRO-OPTICS (CLEO) AND QUANTUM ELECTRONICS AND LASER SCIENCE CONFERENCE (QELS) (pp. -). IEEE Computer Society. http://www.opticsinfobase.org/abstract.cfm?URI=CLEO-2010-CTuG3