Non-paraxial accelerating beams

Ido Kaminer*, Rivka Bekenstein, Mordechai Segev

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

We present the spatially accelerating solutions of the Maxwell equations. Such beams accelerate along a circular trajectory extending beyond the paraxial regime, thus generalizing the concept of accelerating Airy beams.

Original languageAmerican English
Title of host publication2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2012
PublisherIEEE Computer Society
ISBN (Print)9781467318396
DOIs
StatePublished - 2012
Externally publishedYes
Event2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2012 - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: 6 May 201211 May 2012

Publication series

Name2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2012

Conference

Conference2012 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2012
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose, CA
Period6/05/1211/05/12

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
This work was supported by the Grant Agency of the Czech Republic (P503/12/0572), the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic (LO1214 and LH14027), and the European Regional Development Fund (iCRC CZ.1.05/1.1.00/02.0123 and CZ.1.07/2.3.00/20.0239). MetaCentrum and CERIT-SC are acknowledged for providing access to computing and storage facilities (LM2010005 and CZ.1.05/3.2.00/08.0144). J.B. was supported by the Employment of Best Young Scientists for International Cooperation Empowerment (CZ.1.07/2.3.00/30.0037) project cofinanced by the European Social Fund and the state budget of the Czech Republic.

Funding Information:
This work was supported by the Grant Agency of the Czech Republic (P503/12/0572), the Ministry of Education of the Czech Republic (LO1214 and LH14027), and the European Regional Development Fund (ICRC CZ.1.05/1.1.00/02.0123 and CZ.1.07/2.3.00/20.0239). MetaCen-trum and CERIT-SC are acknowledged for providing access to computing and storage facilities (LM2010005 and CZ.1.05/3.2.00/08.0144). J.B. was supported by the Employment of Best Young Scientists for International Cooperation Empowerment (CZ.1.07/2.3.00/30.0037) project cofinanced by the European Social Fund and the state budget of the Czech Republic.

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