Materials processing using abruptly autofocusing beams Conference Paper uri icon


  • Radially symmetric Airy optical beams exhibit a focus area that is strongly non-symmetric and abrupt. We use this unique feature to precisely deliver energy in the bulk of fused silica without affecting the preceding material. 2013 The Optical Society.

name of conference

  • CLEO: Science and Innovations

published proceedings

  • CLEO: 2013

author list (cited authors)

  • Papazoglou, D. G., Panagiotopoulos, P., Couairon, A., & Tzortzakis, S.

publication date

  • January 1, 2013 11:11 AM


  • OSA  Publisher