Propagation of the kurtosis parameter of elegant Hermite-Gaussian and Laguerre-Gaussian beams passing through ABCD systems

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Abstract:

By using the propagation formulae of elegant Hermite-Gaussian beams (EHGBs) and Laguerre-Gaussian beams (ELGBs), the closed-form propagation expressions for the kurtosis parameter K of EHGBs and ELGBs in passage through paraxial ABCD optical systems are derived, which enable us to calculate the K parameter of EHGBs and ELGBs at any propagation plane. Detailed numerical examples are given to illustrate our analytical results

Keywords: elegant Hermite-Gaussian beam (EHGB); elegant Laguerre-Gaussian beam (ELGB; kurtosis parameter

Document Type: Original Article

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1078/0030-4026-00150

Affiliations: Institute of Laser Physics & Chemistry, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610064, China

Publication date: August 1, 2002

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