Abstract

We correct the omission in the calculation of the Wigner distribution function (WDF) of an Airy beam in [J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 28, 1307 (2011)]. The result of the WDF of a propagating Airy beam is identical to what was derived in terms of the WDF propagation law by Besieris and Shaarawi.

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