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A. A. S. Awwal, J. A. Smith, J. Belloto, G. Bharatram, “Wide range laser beam diameter measurement using a periodic exponential grating,” Opt. Laser Technol. 23, 159–161 (1991).

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A. A. S. Awwal, J. A. Smith, J. Belloto, G. Bharatram, “Wide range laser beam diameter measurement using a periodic exponential grating,” Opt. Laser Technol. 23, 159–161 (1991).

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N. Hodgson, T. Haase, R. Kostka, H. Weber, “Determination of laser beam parameters with the phase space beam analyzer,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 24, S927–S949 (1992).

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N. Hodgson, T. Haase, R. Kostka, H. Weber, “Determination of laser beam parameters with the phase space beam analyzer,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 24, S927–S949 (1992).

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N. Hodgson, T. Haase, R. Kostka, H. Weber, “Determination of laser beam parameters with the phase space beam analyzer,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 24, S927–S949 (1992).

[CrossRef]

D. Wright, “Beam widths of a diffracted laser using four proposed methods,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 24, S1129–S1135 (1992).

[CrossRef]

A. Zuñiga-Segundo, O. Mata-Mendez, “Interaction of S-polarized beams with infinitely conducting grooves: enhanced fields and dips in the reflectivity,” Phys. Rev. B 46, 536–539 (1992).

[CrossRef]

G. A. Suedan, E. V. Jull, “Two-dimensional beam diffraction by a half-plane and wide slit,” IEEE Trans. Antennas Propag., AP-35, 1007–1083 (1987).

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[CrossRef]

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[CrossRef]

P. L. Overfelt, C. S. Kenney, “Comparison of the propagation characteristics of Bessel, Bessel–Gauss, and Gaussian beams diffracted by a circular aperture,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 8, 732–745 (1991).

[CrossRef]

A. A. S. Awwal, J. A. Smith, J. Belloto, G. Bharatram, “Wide range laser beam diameter measurement using a periodic exponential grating,” Opt. Laser Technol. 23, 159–161 (1991).

[CrossRef]

D. Wright, “Beam widths of a diffracted laser using four proposed methods,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 24, S1129–S1135 (1992).

[CrossRef]

N. Hodgson, T. Haase, R. Kostka, H. Weber, “Determination of laser beam parameters with the phase space beam analyzer,” Opt. Quantum Electron. 24, S927–S949 (1992).

[CrossRef]

A. Zuñiga-Segundo, O. Mata-Mendez, “Interaction of S-polarized beams with infinitely conducting grooves: enhanced fields and dips in the reflectivity,” Phys. Rev. B 46, 536–539 (1992).

[CrossRef]

C. J. Bouwkamp, “Diffraction theory,” Rep. Prog. Phys. 17, 35–99 (1954).

[CrossRef]

A. Sommerfeld, “Optics,” in Lectures on Theoretical Physics, A. Sommerfeld, ed. (Academic, New York, 1964), Vol. IV, Chap. VI, p. 273.

D. Marcuse, Light Transmission Optics (Van Nostrand, New York, 1975), Chap. 6.

I. S. Gradshteyn, I. M. Ryzhik, Table of Integrals, Series, and Products (Academic, New York, 1965) p.838, formula (7.376.1).

We call attention to the following typographical error in Eq. (4) of Ref. 6 and Eq. (13) of Ref. 8. The argument of the Hermite polynomial must be that given in Eq. (12) of this paper.