Abstract

We investigated the propagation dynamics of the Circular Airy Beams (CAB) with optical vortices (OVs) by numerical calculation. Comparing to the common CAB, the maximum intensity of CAB with vortices can be increased greatly at the focal plane and its focal intensity profile is doughnut-shaped when an on-axis vortex is imposed. The case for an off-axis OV and multiple OVs have been investigated as well. We demonstrate that two opposite OVs will annihilate exactly at the focal plane, with the focal intensity is highly increased.

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[CrossRef]

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2001 (2)

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G. Molina-Terriza, J. P. Torres, and L. Torner, “Management of the angular momentum of light: preparation of photons in multidimensional vector states of angular momentum,” Phys. Rev. Lett.88(1), 013601 (2001).
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1998 (1)

1997 (1)

1996 (1)

1995 (1)

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1993 (1)

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Baumann, S. M.

Chen, M.

Chen, W.

Chen, Z.

Chremmos, D.

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[CrossRef]

Chremmos, I.

Christodoulides, D. N.

Courtial, J.

Dai, H. T.

Efremidis, N. K.

Flossmann, F.

F. Flossmann, U. T. Schwarz, and M. Maier, “Propagation dynamics of optical vortices in Laguerre–Gaussian beams,” Opt. Commun.250(4-6), 218–230 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Franke-Arnold, S.

Friese, M. E. J.

H. He, M. E. J. Friese, N. R. Heckenberg, and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, “Direct observation of transfer of angular momentum to absorptive particles from a laser beam with a phase singularity,” Phys. Rev. Lett.75(5), 826–829 (1995).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

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Galvez, E. J.

Gibson, G.

Guizar-Sicairos, M.

Gutiérrez-Vega, J. C.

He, H.

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[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Heckenberg, N. R.

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[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Huang, M.

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[CrossRef]

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Law, C. T.

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Luo, D.

MacMillan, L. H.

Maier, M.

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[CrossRef]

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Molina-Terriza, G.

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[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Padgett, M.

Papazoglou, D. G.

Pas’ko, V.

Ponomarenko, S. A.

Prakash, J.

Rozas, D.

Rubinsztein-Dunlop, H.

H. He, M. E. J. Friese, N. R. Heckenberg, and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, “Direct observation of transfer of angular momentum to absorptive particles from a laser beam with a phase singularity,” Phys. Rev. Lett.75(5), 826–829 (1995).
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Schwarz, U. T.

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[CrossRef]

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Swartzlander, G. A.

Torner, L.

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[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Torres, J. P.

G. Molina-Terriza, J. P. Torres, and L. Torner, “Management of the angular momentum of light: preparation of photons in multidimensional vector states of angular momentum,” Phys. Rev. Lett.88(1), 013601 (2001).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

Tzortzakis, S.

Vasnetsov, M.

Yu, L.

Zhang, P.

Zhang, Z.

Zhu, Z.

J. Mod. Opt. (1)

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[CrossRef]

J. Opt. Soc. Am. A (2)

J. Opt. Soc. Am. B (1)

Opt. Commun. (1)

F. Flossmann, U. T. Schwarz, and M. Maier, “Propagation dynamics of optical vortices in Laguerre–Gaussian beams,” Opt. Commun.250(4-6), 218–230 (2005).
[CrossRef]

Opt. Express (2)

Opt. Lett. (8)

Phys. Rev. A (1)

D. Chremmos, Z. Chen, D. N. Christodoulides, and N. K. Efremidis, “Abruptly autofocusing and autodefocusing optical beams with arbitrary caustics,” Phys. Rev. A85(2), 023828 (2012).
[CrossRef]

Phys. Rev. Lett. (2)

H. He, M. E. J. Friese, N. R. Heckenberg, and H. Rubinsztein-Dunlop, “Direct observation of transfer of angular momentum to absorptive particles from a laser beam with a phase singularity,” Phys. Rev. Lett.75(5), 826–829 (1995).
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G. Molina-Terriza, J. P. Torres, and L. Torner, “Management of the angular momentum of light: preparation of photons in multidimensional vector states of angular momentum,” Phys. Rev. Lett.88(1), 013601 (2001).
[CrossRef] [PubMed]

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