Abstract

A configuration for real-time measurement of unique, space-variant, polarizations is presented. The experimental results reveal that the full state of polarization at each location within the beam can be accurately obtained every 10 msec, limited only by the camera frame rate. We also present a more compact configuration which can be modified to determine the real-time wavelength variant polarization measurements.

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2008 (1)

M. Fridman, G. Machavariani, N. Davidson, and A. A. Friesem, “Fiber lasers generating radially and azimuthally polarized light,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 93, 191104 (2008).
[CrossRef]

2006 (2)

G. Biener, A. Niv, V. Kleiner, and E. Hasman, “Space-variant polarization scrambling for image encryption obtained with subwavelength gratings,” Opt. Commun. 261, 5–12 (2006).
[CrossRef]

K. Venkatakrishnan, and B. Tan, “Interconnect microvia drilling with a radially polarized laser beam,” J. Micromech. Microeng. 16, 2603–2607 (2006).
[CrossRef]

2005 (1)

2004 (1)

D. Martino, E. Garcia-Caurel, B. Laude, and B. Drvillon, “General methods for optimized design and calibration of Mueller polarimeters,” Thin Solid Films 112, 455–546 (2004).

2003 (3)

2002 (1)

J. Kim, and D. E. Kim, “Measurement of the degree of polarization of the spectra from laser produced recombining Al plasmas,” Phys. Rev. E Stat. Nonlin. Soft Matter Phys. 66, 017401 (2002).

2001 (1)

2000 (3)

K. S. Youngworth, and T. G. Brown, “Focusing of high numerical aperture cylindrical-vector beams,” Opt. Express 7, 77–87 (2000).
[CrossRef]

R. Oron, S. Blit, N. Davidson, A. A. Friesem, Z. Bomzon, and E. Hasman, “The formation of laser beams with pure azimuthal or radial polarization,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 77, 3322–3324 (2000).
[CrossRef]

A. V. Nesterov, and V. G. Niziev, “Laser beams with axially symmetric polarization,” J. Phys. D Appl. Phys. 33, 1817–1822 (2000).
[CrossRef]

1999 (2)

1996 (1)

J. B. Kortright, M. Rice, Z. Hussain, H. A. Padmore, A. Adamson, W. R. A. Huff, A. T. Young, E. J. Moler, S. A. Kellar, R. X. Ynzunza, F. J. Palomares, H. Daimon, E. D. Tober, and C. S. Fadley, “Polarization measurement and vertical aperture optimization for obtaining circularly polarized bend-magnet radiation,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 67, 3363 (1996).
[CrossRef]

1993 (1)

1992 (3)

E. J. Bochove, G. T. Moore, and M. O. Scully, “Acceleration of particles by an asymmetric Hermite-Gaussian laser beam,” Phys. Rev. A 46, 6640–6653 (1992).
[CrossRef]

B. L. Heffner, “Automated Measurement of Polarization Mode Dispersion Using Jones Matrix Eigenanalysis,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 4, 1066–1069 (1992).
[CrossRef]

J. C. Kieffer, J. P. Matte, H. Pepin, M. Chaker, Y. Beaudoin, T. W. Johnston, C. Y. Chien, S. Coe, G. Mourou, and J. Dubau, “Electron Distribution Anistropy in Laser-Produced Plasmas from X-Ray Line Polarization Measurements,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 68, 480–483 (1992).
[CrossRef]

1990 (1)

M. O. Scully, “A simple laser linac,” Appl. Phys. B 51, 238–241 (1990).
[CrossRef]

1987 (1)

1981 (1)

Adamson, A.

J. B. Kortright, M. Rice, Z. Hussain, H. A. Padmore, A. Adamson, W. R. A. Huff, A. T. Young, E. J. Moler, S. A. Kellar, R. X. Ynzunza, F. J. Palomares, H. Daimon, E. D. Tober, and C. S. Fadley, “Polarization measurement and vertical aperture optimization for obtaining circularly polarized bend-magnet radiation,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 67, 3363 (1996).
[CrossRef]

Azzam, R. M. A.

Beaudoin, Y.

J. C. Kieffer, J. P. Matte, H. Pepin, M. Chaker, Y. Beaudoin, T. W. Johnston, C. Y. Chien, S. Coe, G. Mourou, and J. Dubau, “Electron Distribution Anistropy in Laser-Produced Plasmas from X-Ray Line Polarization Measurements,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 68, 480–483 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Biener, G.

G. Biener, A. Niv, V. Kleiner, and E. Hasman, “Space-variant polarization scrambling for image encryption obtained with subwavelength gratings,” Opt. Commun. 261, 5–12 (2006).
[CrossRef]

Y. Gorodetski, G. Biener, A. Niv, V. Kleiner, and E. Hasman, “Space-variant polarization manipulation for farfield polarimetry by use of subwavelength dielectric gratings,” Opt. Lett. 30, 2245–2247 (2005).
[CrossRef]

E. Hasman, V. Kleiner, G. Biener, and A. Niv, “Polarization dependent focusing lens by use of quantized Pancharatnam Berry phase diffractive optics,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 82, 328–330 (2003).
[CrossRef]

G. Biener, A. Niv, V. Kleiner, and E. Hasman, “Near-field Fourier transform polarimetry by use of a discrete space-variant subwavelength grating,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 20, 1940–1948 (2003).
[CrossRef]

Blit, S.

R. Oron, S. Blit, N. Davidson, A. A. Friesem, Z. Bomzon, and E. Hasman, “The formation of laser beams with pure azimuthal or radial polarization,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 77, 3322–3324 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Bochove, E. J.

E. J. Bochove, G. T. Moore, and M. O. Scully, “Acceleration of particles by an asymmetric Hermite-Gaussian laser beam,” Phys. Rev. A 46, 6640–6653 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Bock, W. J.

Bomzon, Z.

R. Oron, S. Blit, N. Davidson, A. A. Friesem, Z. Bomzon, and E. Hasman, “The formation of laser beams with pure azimuthal or radial polarization,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 77, 3322–3324 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Brown, T. G.

Chaker, M.

J. C. Kieffer, J. P. Matte, H. Pepin, M. Chaker, Y. Beaudoin, T. W. Johnston, C. Y. Chien, S. Coe, G. Mourou, and J. Dubau, “Electron Distribution Anistropy in Laser-Produced Plasmas from X-Ray Line Polarization Measurements,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 68, 480–483 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Chien, C. Y.

J. C. Kieffer, J. P. Matte, H. Pepin, M. Chaker, Y. Beaudoin, T. W. Johnston, C. Y. Chien, S. Coe, G. Mourou, and J. Dubau, “Electron Distribution Anistropy in Laser-Produced Plasmas from X-Ray Line Polarization Measurements,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 68, 480–483 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Chinone, N.

Coe, S.

J. C. Kieffer, J. P. Matte, H. Pepin, M. Chaker, Y. Beaudoin, T. W. Johnston, C. Y. Chien, S. Coe, G. Mourou, and J. Dubau, “Electron Distribution Anistropy in Laser-Produced Plasmas from X-Ray Line Polarization Measurements,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 68, 480–483 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Daimon, H.

J. B. Kortright, M. Rice, Z. Hussain, H. A. Padmore, A. Adamson, W. R. A. Huff, A. T. Young, E. J. Moler, S. A. Kellar, R. X. Ynzunza, F. J. Palomares, H. Daimon, E. D. Tober, and C. S. Fadley, “Polarization measurement and vertical aperture optimization for obtaining circularly polarized bend-magnet radiation,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 67, 3363 (1996).
[CrossRef]

Davidson, N.

M. Fridman, G. Machavariani, N. Davidson, and A. A. Friesem, “Fiber lasers generating radially and azimuthally polarized light,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 93, 191104 (2008).
[CrossRef]

R. Oron, S. Blit, N. Davidson, A. A. Friesem, Z. Bomzon, and E. Hasman, “The formation of laser beams with pure azimuthal or radial polarization,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 77, 3322–3324 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Deguzman, P. C.

Dogariu, A.

Drvillon, B.

D. Martino, E. Garcia-Caurel, B. Laude, and B. Drvillon, “General methods for optimized design and calibration of Mueller polarimeters,” Thin Solid Films 112, 455–546 (2004).

Dubau, J.

J. C. Kieffer, J. P. Matte, H. Pepin, M. Chaker, Y. Beaudoin, T. W. Johnston, C. Y. Chien, S. Coe, G. Mourou, and J. Dubau, “Electron Distribution Anistropy in Laser-Produced Plasmas from X-Ray Line Polarization Measurements,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 68, 480–483 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Fadley, C. S.

J. B. Kortright, M. Rice, Z. Hussain, H. A. Padmore, A. Adamson, W. R. A. Huff, A. T. Young, E. J. Moler, S. A. Kellar, R. X. Ynzunza, F. J. Palomares, H. Daimon, E. D. Tober, and C. S. Fadley, “Polarization measurement and vertical aperture optimization for obtaining circularly polarized bend-magnet radiation,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 67, 3363 (1996).
[CrossRef]

Fridman, M.

M. Fridman, G. Machavariani, N. Davidson, and A. A. Friesem, “Fiber lasers generating radially and azimuthally polarized light,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 93, 191104 (2008).
[CrossRef]

Friesem, A. A.

M. Fridman, G. Machavariani, N. Davidson, and A. A. Friesem, “Fiber lasers generating radially and azimuthally polarized light,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 93, 191104 (2008).
[CrossRef]

R. Oron, S. Blit, N. Davidson, A. A. Friesem, Z. Bomzon, and E. Hasman, “The formation of laser beams with pure azimuthal or radial polarization,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 77, 3322–3324 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Garcia-Caurel, E.

D. Martino, E. Garcia-Caurel, B. Laude, and B. Drvillon, “General methods for optimized design and calibration of Mueller polarimeters,” Thin Solid Films 112, 455–546 (2004).

Gori, F.

Gorodetski, Y.

Hasman, E.

G. Biener, A. Niv, V. Kleiner, and E. Hasman, “Space-variant polarization scrambling for image encryption obtained with subwavelength gratings,” Opt. Commun. 261, 5–12 (2006).
[CrossRef]

Y. Gorodetski, G. Biener, A. Niv, V. Kleiner, and E. Hasman, “Space-variant polarization manipulation for farfield polarimetry by use of subwavelength dielectric gratings,” Opt. Lett. 30, 2245–2247 (2005).
[CrossRef]

E. Hasman, V. Kleiner, G. Biener, and A. Niv, “Polarization dependent focusing lens by use of quantized Pancharatnam Berry phase diffractive optics,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 82, 328–330 (2003).
[CrossRef]

G. Biener, A. Niv, V. Kleiner, and E. Hasman, “Near-field Fourier transform polarimetry by use of a discrete space-variant subwavelength grating,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 20, 1940–1948 (2003).
[CrossRef]

R. Oron, S. Blit, N. Davidson, A. A. Friesem, Z. Bomzon, and E. Hasman, “The formation of laser beams with pure azimuthal or radial polarization,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 77, 3322–3324 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Heffner, B. L.

B. L. Heffner, “Automated Measurement of Polarization Mode Dispersion Using Jones Matrix Eigenanalysis,” IEEE Photon. Technol. Lett. 4, 1066–1069 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Huff, W. R. A.

J. B. Kortright, M. Rice, Z. Hussain, H. A. Padmore, A. Adamson, W. R. A. Huff, A. T. Young, E. J. Moler, S. A. Kellar, R. X. Ynzunza, F. J. Palomares, H. Daimon, E. D. Tober, and C. S. Fadley, “Polarization measurement and vertical aperture optimization for obtaining circularly polarized bend-magnet radiation,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 67, 3363 (1996).
[CrossRef]

Hussain, Z.

J. B. Kortright, M. Rice, Z. Hussain, H. A. Padmore, A. Adamson, W. R. A. Huff, A. T. Young, E. J. Moler, S. A. Kellar, R. X. Ynzunza, F. J. Palomares, H. Daimon, E. D. Tober, and C. S. Fadley, “Polarization measurement and vertical aperture optimization for obtaining circularly polarized bend-magnet radiation,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 67, 3363 (1996).
[CrossRef]

Jackel, S.

Johnston, T. W.

J. C. Kieffer, J. P. Matte, H. Pepin, M. Chaker, Y. Beaudoin, T. W. Johnston, C. Y. Chien, S. Coe, G. Mourou, and J. Dubau, “Electron Distribution Anistropy in Laser-Produced Plasmas from X-Ray Line Polarization Measurements,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 68, 480–483 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Jones, M. W.

Kellar, S. A.

J. B. Kortright, M. Rice, Z. Hussain, H. A. Padmore, A. Adamson, W. R. A. Huff, A. T. Young, E. J. Moler, S. A. Kellar, R. X. Ynzunza, F. J. Palomares, H. Daimon, E. D. Tober, and C. S. Fadley, “Polarization measurement and vertical aperture optimization for obtaining circularly polarized bend-magnet radiation,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 67, 3363 (1996).
[CrossRef]

Kieffer, J. C.

J. C. Kieffer, J. P. Matte, H. Pepin, M. Chaker, Y. Beaudoin, T. W. Johnston, C. Y. Chien, S. Coe, G. Mourou, and J. Dubau, “Electron Distribution Anistropy in Laser-Produced Plasmas from X-Ray Line Polarization Measurements,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 68, 480–483 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Kim, D. E.

J. Kim, and D. E. Kim, “Measurement of the degree of polarization of the spectra from laser produced recombining Al plasmas,” Phys. Rev. E Stat. Nonlin. Soft Matter Phys. 66, 017401 (2002).

Kim, J.

J. Kim, and D. E. Kim, “Measurement of the degree of polarization of the spectra from laser produced recombining Al plasmas,” Phys. Rev. E Stat. Nonlin. Soft Matter Phys. 66, 017401 (2002).

Kleiner, V.

G. Biener, A. Niv, V. Kleiner, and E. Hasman, “Space-variant polarization scrambling for image encryption obtained with subwavelength gratings,” Opt. Commun. 261, 5–12 (2006).
[CrossRef]

Y. Gorodetski, G. Biener, A. Niv, V. Kleiner, and E. Hasman, “Space-variant polarization manipulation for farfield polarimetry by use of subwavelength dielectric gratings,” Opt. Lett. 30, 2245–2247 (2005).
[CrossRef]

E. Hasman, V. Kleiner, G. Biener, and A. Niv, “Polarization dependent focusing lens by use of quantized Pancharatnam Berry phase diffractive optics,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 82, 328–330 (2003).
[CrossRef]

G. Biener, A. Niv, V. Kleiner, and E. Hasman, “Near-field Fourier transform polarimetry by use of a discrete space-variant subwavelength grating,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 20, 1940–1948 (2003).
[CrossRef]

Kortright, J. B.

J. B. Kortright, M. Rice, Z. Hussain, H. A. Padmore, A. Adamson, W. R. A. Huff, A. T. Young, E. J. Moler, S. A. Kellar, R. X. Ynzunza, F. J. Palomares, H. Daimon, E. D. Tober, and C. S. Fadley, “Polarization measurement and vertical aperture optimization for obtaining circularly polarized bend-magnet radiation,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 67, 3363 (1996).
[CrossRef]

Laude, B.

D. Martino, E. Garcia-Caurel, B. Laude, and B. Drvillon, “General methods for optimized design and calibration of Mueller polarimeters,” Thin Solid Films 112, 455–546 (2004).

Machavariani, G.

M. Fridman, G. Machavariani, N. Davidson, and A. A. Friesem, “Fiber lasers generating radially and azimuthally polarized light,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 93, 191104 (2008).
[CrossRef]

Martino, D.

D. Martino, E. Garcia-Caurel, B. Laude, and B. Drvillon, “General methods for optimized design and calibration of Mueller polarimeters,” Thin Solid Films 112, 455–546 (2004).

Matte, J. P.

J. C. Kieffer, J. P. Matte, H. Pepin, M. Chaker, Y. Beaudoin, T. W. Johnston, C. Y. Chien, S. Coe, G. Mourou, and J. Dubau, “Electron Distribution Anistropy in Laser-Produced Plasmas from X-Ray Line Polarization Measurements,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 68, 480–483 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Meier, J. T.

Meir, A.

Moler, E. J.

J. B. Kortright, M. Rice, Z. Hussain, H. A. Padmore, A. Adamson, W. R. A. Huff, A. T. Young, E. J. Moler, S. A. Kellar, R. X. Ynzunza, F. J. Palomares, H. Daimon, E. D. Tober, and C. S. Fadley, “Polarization measurement and vertical aperture optimization for obtaining circularly polarized bend-magnet radiation,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 67, 3363 (1996).
[CrossRef]

Moore, G. T.

E. J. Bochove, G. T. Moore, and M. O. Scully, “Acceleration of particles by an asymmetric Hermite-Gaussian laser beam,” Phys. Rev. A 46, 6640–6653 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Moshe, I.

Mourou, G.

J. C. Kieffer, J. P. Matte, H. Pepin, M. Chaker, Y. Beaudoin, T. W. Johnston, C. Y. Chien, S. Coe, G. Mourou, and J. Dubau, “Electron Distribution Anistropy in Laser-Produced Plasmas from X-Ray Line Polarization Measurements,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 68, 480–483 (1992).
[CrossRef]

Mujat, M.

Nesterov, A. V.

A. V. Nesterov, and V. G. Niziev, “Laser beams with axially symmetric polarization,” J. Phys. D Appl. Phys. 33, 1817–1822 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Niv, A.

G. Biener, A. Niv, V. Kleiner, and E. Hasman, “Space-variant polarization scrambling for image encryption obtained with subwavelength gratings,” Opt. Commun. 261, 5–12 (2006).
[CrossRef]

Y. Gorodetski, G. Biener, A. Niv, V. Kleiner, and E. Hasman, “Space-variant polarization manipulation for farfield polarimetry by use of subwavelength dielectric gratings,” Opt. Lett. 30, 2245–2247 (2005).
[CrossRef]

G. Biener, A. Niv, V. Kleiner, and E. Hasman, “Near-field Fourier transform polarimetry by use of a discrete space-variant subwavelength grating,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 20, 1940–1948 (2003).
[CrossRef]

E. Hasman, V. Kleiner, G. Biener, and A. Niv, “Polarization dependent focusing lens by use of quantized Pancharatnam Berry phase diffractive optics,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 82, 328–330 (2003).
[CrossRef]

Niziev, V. G.

A. V. Nesterov, and V. G. Niziev, “Laser beams with axially symmetric polarization,” J. Phys. D Appl. Phys. 33, 1817–1822 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Nordin, G. P.

Oron, R.

R. Oron, S. Blit, N. Davidson, A. A. Friesem, Z. Bomzon, and E. Hasman, “The formation of laser beams with pure azimuthal or radial polarization,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 77, 3322–3324 (2000).
[CrossRef]

Padmore, H. A.

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J. B. Kortright, M. Rice, Z. Hussain, H. A. Padmore, A. Adamson, W. R. A. Huff, A. T. Young, E. J. Moler, S. A. Kellar, R. X. Ynzunza, F. J. Palomares, H. Daimon, E. D. Tober, and C. S. Fadley, “Polarization measurement and vertical aperture optimization for obtaining circularly polarized bend-magnet radiation,” Rev. Sci. Instrum. 67, 3363 (1996).
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