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CONICAL REFRACTION: FUNDAMENTALS AND APPLICATIONS (Serie Tesis) / Alejandro Turpin Avilés
diciembre - 2017

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AGRADECIMIENTOS INTRODUCTION CHAPTER 1. HISTORY OF CONICAL REFRACTION 1.1. THE TRIUMPH OF THE WAVE THEORY OF LIGHT 1.2. ELEMENTS OF CRYSTAL OPTICS 1.3. THE SUBTLE PHENOMENON OF CONICAL REFRACTION 1.4. NOT EVERYTHING WAS SAID: NEW OBSERVATIONS ON CONICAL REFRACTION 1.5. FROM HAMILTON’S MODEL TO THE DIFFRACTIVE THEORY OF CONICAL REFRACTION 1.6. CONICAL REFRACTION OUT OF CRYSTAL OPTICS BIBLIOGRAPHY CHAPTER 2. THEORY AND FUNDAMENTAL EXPERIMENTS ON CONICAL REFRACTION 2.1. INTRODUCTION 2.2. DIFFRACTIVE SOLUTION 2.3. WAVE.VECTOR AND POLARIZATION DESCRIPTION OF CONICAL REFRACTION 2.4. DUAL.CONE MODEL OF CONICAL REFRACTION 2.5. CASCADED CONICAL REFRACTION 2.6. CONCLUSIONS BIBLIOGRAPHY CHAPTER 3. BEAM SHAPING WITH CONICAL REFRACTION 3.1. INTRODUCTION 3.2. GENERATING A 3D DARK FOCUS WITH CONICAL REFRACTION 3.3. A SUPER.GAUSSIAN CONICAL REFRACTION BEAM 3.4. CONCLUSIONS BIBLIOGRAPHY CHAPTER 4. NOVEL VECTOR BEAMS AND OPTICAL SINGULARITIES IN CONICAL REFRACTION 4.1. INTRODUCTION 4.2. THEORETICAL BACKGROUND 4.3. STATE OF POLARIZATION FOR ρ0 » 1 4.4. STATE OF POLARIZATION FOR ρ0 < ∼ 1 4.5. DISCUSSION IN TERMS OF SPIN.ORBIT COUPLING 4.6. CONCLUSIONS BIBLIOGRAPHY CHAPTER 5. CONICAL REFRACTION HEALING AFTER PARTIALLY BLOCKING THE INPUT BEAM 5.1. INTRODUCTION 5.2. CR HEALING OF GAUSSIAN BEAMS FOR ρ0 » 1 5.3. CR HEALING OF GAUSSIAN BEAMS FOR ρ0 ≈ 1 5.4. CONCLUSIONS BIBLIOGRAPHY CHAPTER 6. AN OPTICAL VAULT FOR ABSORBING PARTICLES 6.1 INTRODUCTION 6.2. THE PHOTOPHORETIC FORCE 6.3. EXPERIMENTAL PROPOSAL 6.4. EXPERIMENTAL RESULTS 6.5. CONCLUSIONS BIBLIOGRAPHY CHAPTER 7. TRAPPING BOSE.EINSTEIN CONDENSATES WITH CONICAL REFRACTION 7.1. INTRODUCTION 7.2. TRAPPING OF BECS IN A 3D DARK FOCUS 7.3. EXPERIMENTAL TRAPPING OF A 87RB BEC IN THE 3D DARK FOCUS 7.4. BLUE.DETUNED OPTICAL RING TRAPS FOR BECS BASED ON CONICAL REFRACTION 7.5. CONCLUSIONS BIBLIOGRAPHY CHAPTER 8. SECOND HARMONIC GENERATION OF A CONICALLY REFRACTED BEAM 8.1. INTRODUCTION 8.2. EXPERIMENTAL SET.UP 8.3. TRANSVERSE INTENSITY PATTERNS AT THE FOCAL PLANE 8.4. BEAM EVOLUTION OF THE SHG BEAMS 8.5. INFLUENCE OF THE POSITION OF THE NON.LINEAR CRYSTAL 8.6. CONCLUSIONS BIBLIOGRAPHY CHAPTER 9. TESTING QUANTUM MECHANICS WITH CONICAL REFRACTION 9.1. INTRODUCTION 9.2. CONICAL REFRACTION OF A SPONTANEOUS PARAMETRIC DOWN.CONVERTED BEAM 9.3. DETECTION OF LINEAR MOMENTUM ENTANGLEMENT WITH CONICAL REFRACTION 9.4. CONCLUSIONS BIBLIOGRAPHY CHAPTER 10. CONICAL REFRACTION FOR FREE.SPACE OPTICAL COMMUNICATIONS 10.1. INTRODUCTION 10.2. THE FORWARD.BACKWARD CONICAL REFRACTION TRANSFORMATION 10.3. MULTIPLEXING AND DE.MULTIPLEXING PROPOSAL AND EXPERIMENTAL RESULTS 10.4. CONCLUSIONS BIBLIOGRAPHY CHAPTER 11. SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS BIBLIOGRAPHY