Determination of the azimuthal and radial mode indices for light fields possessing orbital angular momentum

M. Mazilu, A. Mourka, T. Vettenburg, E. M. Wright, K. Dholakia

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Abstract

We demonstrate a powerful method to simultaneously measure both the azimuthal and radial indices of pure Laguerre-Gaussian fields. The shape of the diffracting mask used to determine the mode indicesis of little importance.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012
StatePublished - Dec 1 2012
EventFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012 - Rochester, NY, United States
Duration: Oct 14 2012Oct 18 2012

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NameFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012

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OtherFrontiers in Optics, FIO 2012
CountryUnited States
CityRochester, NY
Period10/14/1210/18/12

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Mazilu, M., Mourka, A., Vettenburg, T., Wright, E. M., & Dholakia, K. (2012). Determination of the azimuthal and radial mode indices for light fields possessing orbital angular momentum. In Frontiers in Optics, FIO 2012 (Frontiers in Optics, FIO 2012).