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Applied Physics B

, Volume 81, Issue 1, pp 59–63 | Cite as

Systematic engineering of paraxial coherent fields with spherical optical systems

  • H. Glur
  • A. N. Kireev
  • E. Wyss
  • H. P. Weber
Article

Abstract

The concept of the Iwasawa decomposition [1] of ABCD ray-matrices is used for a systematic calculation of field distributions appearing in spherical optical systems. Examples of optimization for applications are calculated.

PACS

41.85.Ew 42.15.Eq 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Applied PhysicsUniversity of BernBernSwitzerland

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