Controllable light capsules employing modified Bessel-Gauss beams

@article{Gong2016ControllableLC,
  title={Controllable light capsules employing modified Bessel-Gauss beams},
  author={Lei Gong and Weiwei Liu and Qian Zhao and Yuxuan Ren and Xing-Ze Qiu and Min-Cheng Zhong and Yin-mei Li},
  journal={Scientific Reports},
  year={2016},
  volume={6}
}
We report, in theory and experiment, on a novel class of controlled light capsules with nearly perfect darkness, directly employing intrinsic properties of modified Bessel-Gauss beams. These beams are able to naturally create three-dimensional bottle-shaped region during propagation as long as the parameters are properly chosen. Remarkably, the optical bottle can be controlled to demonstrate various geometries through tuning the beam parameters, thereby leading to an adjustable light capsule… 

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