Rapid beam shaping using tunable acoustic gradient index of refraction lenses

Euan McLeod, Alexandre Mermillod-Blondin, Craig B. Arnold

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Abstract

A MHz-rate device employing acoustic waves within a fluid is used to modulate an incident laser beam and form patterns including focal spots, Bessel beams, and doughnut beams. Theory, experiment, and applications are presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781557528599
StatePublished - Jan 1 2008
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: May 4 2008May 9 2008

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2008
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period5/4/085/9/08

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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