Three-dimensional polarization tuning at the focal field of a lens

Ayman F. Abouraddy, Kimani C. Toussaint

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Abstract

We propose an approach to optical microscopy that enables control over the three-dimensional polarization vector at the focal spot of a high-numerical-aperture lens. The input field is linearly polarized and no polarization optics are required.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationBiomedical Topical Meeting, BIO 2006
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)1557528071, 9781557528070
StatePublished - Jan 1 2006
EventBiomedical Topical Meeting, BIO 2006 - Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States
Duration: Mar 19 2006Mar 19 2006

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherBiomedical Topical Meeting, BIO 2006
CountryUnited States
CityFort Lauderdale, FL
Period3/19/063/19/06

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Abouraddy, A. F., & Toussaint, K. C. (2006). Three-dimensional polarization tuning at the focal field of a lens. In Biomedical Topical Meeting, BIO 2006 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers). Optical Society of America.