1 June 2004 Polarization transformation during beam focusing in chiral liquid
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Proceedings Volume 5333, Laser Resonators and Beam Control VII; (2004) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.550230
Event: Lasers and Applications in Science and Engineering, 2004, San Jose, Ca, United States
Abstract
The self-focusing of elliptically polarized gaussian beam in isotropic gyrotropic medium with spatial dispersion of nonlinearity has been investigated numerically. Along with the effects predictable by traditional self-focusing theories the new peculiarities of the self-focusing have been found which cannot be described in principle by the aberrationless approximation theory. The dynamics of the light beam cross-section polarization state distribution changes in a process of the beam propagation have been investigated.
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Vladimir A. Makarov, Vladimir A. Makarov, Andrey. A. Golubkov, Andrey. A. Golubkov, Igor A. Perezhogin, Igor A. Perezhogin, Svetlana S. Savvina, Svetlana S. Savvina, } "Polarization transformation during beam focusing in chiral liquid", Proc. SPIE 5333, Laser Resonators and Beam Control VII, (1 June 2004); doi: 10.1117/12.550230; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.550230
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