Nano-optical elements for the forming of 2D images



kinoform, flat optical element, grating, nano-optical element, beam splitter


The paper is devoted to the mathematical modeling of synthesis of nano-optical elements. The possibilities of kinoform elements are studied in detail. It is shown that, in the problems of image formation, the kinoform elements have a number of advantages over the classical flat diffraction optical elements.

Author Biographies

A.A. Goncharsky

C.P. Durlevich


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How to Cite

Гончарский А.А., Дурлевич С.Р. Nano-Optical Elements for the Forming of 2D Images // Numerical Methods and Programming (Vychislitel’nye Metody i Programmirovanie). 2010. 11. 246-249



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