Abstract

We show that an appropriate variable transformation can redistribute the sample points for the field in the collocation method such that the numerical accuracy of the field-propagation algorithm improves significantly. We also present results for some specific transformations that improve the accuracy by more than 2 orders of magnitude.

© 1992 Optical Society of America

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