Rapidly tunable acoustic gradient index lenses for pulsed imaging and laser processing

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

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Abstract

A MHz-rate device employing acoustic waves within a fluid is used to reshape and focus an incident laser beam. Rapidly changeable focal lengths and patterns can be formed for pulsed imaging and processing applications.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2009
StatePublished - Dec 1 2009
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2009 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 31 2009Jun 5 2009

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2009
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period5/31/096/5/09

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Yan, J., Mermillod-Blondin, A., McLeod, E., & Arnold, C. B. (2009). Rapidly tunable acoustic gradient index lenses for pulsed imaging and laser processing. In Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2009 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).