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Self-imaging with finite energy.
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PMID:  18183149     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
General solutions and conditions are presented for paraxial waves that image themselves with different scales through free propagation. These waves, represented as superpositions of Gauss-Laguerre modes, have finite energy and thus finite effective width. The self-imaging wave fields described by Montgomery [J. Opt. Soc. Am. 57, 772 (1967)], which possess a Fourier transform that is confined to a ring structure, are obtained as a specific limiting case of an infinite aperture.
R Piestun; Y Y Schechner; J Shamir
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Optics letters     Volume:  22     ISSN:  0146-9592     ISO Abbreviation:  Opt Lett     Publication Date:  1997 Feb 
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Created Date:  2008-01-09     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7708433     Medline TA:  Opt Lett     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  200-2     Citation Subset:  -    
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