The parity function in optical waves propagation
Abstract:We propose a generalization of the concept of parity as a continuous function and show that it is conserved in optical waves free propagation. Some properties are commented and an experimental implementation to optically generate a representation is suggested.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: 1: Centro de Investigaciones Opticas (CONICET-CIC) P.O. Box 124, 1900 La Plata, Argentina 2: Deparment of Physics and Applied Optics, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, 5500 Wabash Ave., Terre Haute, IN 47803, USA
Publication date: September 1, 2003