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Random Light Beams by Olga Korotkova

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Symbol Description

*

convolution

.†

complex conjugation

.*

Hermitian adjoint

.~

Fourier transform

.(B)

Bessel beam

.(BI)

modified Bessel beam

.(COS)

Cosine beam

.(G)

Gaussian/Gaussian Schell-model beam

.(norm)

normalized version

.(PL)

plane wave

.T

matrix transpose

2hf

interfocal separation

arg

argument of a complexnumber

curl

curl operator

Det

determinant of matrix

div

divergence operator

grad

gradient operator

Im

imaginary part

Re

real part

partial derivative

Δ2

Laplacian

.⊥

transverse part of vector

.(AB)

absorber

.(L)

linear polarization

.(LC)

left circular polarization

.(LE)

left elliptical polarization

.(P)

polarizer

.(RC)

right circular polarization

.(RE)

right elliptical polarization ...

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