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Journal of Environmental Nanotechnology

(A Quarterly Peer-reviewed and Refereed International Journal)
ISSN(Print):2279-07 48; ISSN(Online):2319-5541

Effect of Pupil Beam in the Focal Region of High Numerical Aperture Objective Lens


In this article, based on vector diffraction theory the focusing properties of double ring shaped higher order Laguerre – Gauss beam with radial varying polarization are investigated numerically. The numerical simulations show that the evolution of some interesting focal spot, focal split and focal patterns in the focal region by changing polarization rotation angle under tight focusing through the high NA lens. It is also shown that a subwavelength focal hole with a quite long depth of focus, multiple focal holes are achieved near the focus, when tuning β (is the ratio of the pupil radius to the beam waist) in the focal plane for different modes under tight focusing through the high NA lens. We found that when tuning, beam parameter or the polarization rotation angle of the incident beam, it is possible to generate some interesting novel focal patterns, including multiple intensity rings, dark hollow focus and cylindrical crust focus. Such kind of beams plays an important role in optical trapping, laser cutting and optical manipulation applications.

Article Type: Research Article

Corresponding Author: P. Suresh 2  

Email: suresh3982@yahoo.co.in

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C. Amala Prathiba Janet 1,  P. Suresh 2*,  T. V. S. Pillai 3.  

1. Department of Physics, St.Xavier’s Catholic College of Engineering, Nagercoil, TN, India.

2. Department of ECE, National College of Engineering, Tirunelveli, TN, India.

3. Department of Physics, University College of Engineering, Nagercoil, TN, India

J. Environ. Nanotechnol. Volume 4, No.1 pp. 76-79
ISSN: 2279-0748 eISSN: 2319-5541
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