Axial Angular Momentum of Bessel Light


  • Mazen Nairat



Both linear and angular momentum densities of Bessel, Gaussian-Bessel, and Hankel-Bessel lasers are determined. Angular momentum of the three Bessel beams is illustrated at linear and circular polarization. Axial Angular momentum is resolved in particular interpretation: the harmonic order of the physical light momentum.

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How to Cite

M. Nairat, “Axial Angular Momentum of Bessel Light”, Photonics Lett. Pol., vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 23–25, Mar. 2018.