Optical Society (The) (OSA) - Paraxial Accelerating Beams Along a Sharply Curved Path

2019 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO)

Author(s): Zekun Pi ; Yi Hu ; Zhigang Chen ; Jingjun Xu
Publisher: Optical Society (The) (OSA)
Publication Date: 1 May 2019
Conference Location: San Jose, CA, USA, USA
Conference Date: 5 May 2019
Page(s): 1 - 2
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-943580-57-6
DOI: 10.23919/CLEO.2019.8749732

Sharply accelerating beams are commonly believed to exist only under non-paraxial conditions. Here we demonstrate that paraxial accelerating beams can be designed to travel along a steep parabolic... View More