Sorting Laguerre-Gaussian modes by radial quantum number

Yiyu Zhou, Mohammad Mirhosseini, Dongzhi Fu, Jiapeng Zhao, Seyed Mohammad Hashemi Rafsanjani, Alan E. Willner, Robert W. Boyd

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution


An efficient sorter based on the fractional Fourier transform is realized to detect the radial quantum number of the Laguerre-Gaussian modes. The reported scheme can, in principle, have unit efficiency and no cross-talk.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationApplications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2018
PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
VolumePart F92-CLEO_AT 2018
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - Jan 1 2018
Externally publishedYes
EventCLEO: Applications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2018 - San Jose, United States
Duration: May 13 2018May 18 2018


OtherCLEO: Applications and Technology, CLEO_AT 2018
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CitySan Jose

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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