

Publications by subject
Wigner functions and phase space methods
Review/tutorial articles
 M.A. Alonso, "Wigner functions in optics: describing beams as ray bundles and pulses as particle ensembles," (review article) Adv. Opt. Phot. 3, 272365 (2011).
 J.C. Petruccelli and M.A. Alonso, ``The Wigner function in optics,'' The Optics Encyclopedia (Wiley VCH, 2015).
Standard Wigner functions and their use in optics
Journal articles
 M.A. Alonso and G.W. Forbes, "Phase space distributions for highfrequency fields," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 17, 22882300 (2000).
 M.A. Alonso, "Diffraction of paraxial partially coherent fields by planar obstacles in the Wigner representation," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 26, 15881597 (2009).
Wigner functions and other phase distributions for nonparaxial scalar and electromagnetic wave fields
Journal articles
 J.C. Petruccelli and M.A. Alonso, "A generalized radiance model for the propagation of light within anisotropic media," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 28, 791800 (2011).
 J.C. Petruccelli and M.A. Alonso, "Propagation of nonparaxial partially coherent fields across interfaces using generalized radiometry," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 26, 20122022 (2009).
 S. Cho, J.C. Petruccelli and M.A. Alonso, "Wigner functions for paraxial and nonparaxial fields," J. Mod. Opt. 56, 18431852 (2009).
 J.C. Petruccelli and M.A. Alonso, "Raybased propagation of the crossspectral density," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 25, 13951405 (2008).
 J.C. Petruccelli and M.A. Alonso, "Propagation of partially coherent fields through planar dielectric boundaries using angleimpact Wigner functions I. Two dimensions," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 24, 25902603 (2007).
 M.A. Alonso, "Wigner functions for nonparaxial, arbitrarily polarized electromagnetic wave fields in free space," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 21, 22332243 (2004).
 M.A. Alonso and A. Antillon, "Angleimpact representations for wave fields in convex cavities," Opt. Commun. 224, 159173 (2003).
 M.A. Alonso, "Exact description of free electromagnetic wave fields in terms of rays," Opt. Exp. 11, 31283135 (2003).
 L.E. Vicent and M.A. Alonso, "Generalized radiometry as a tool for the propagation of partially coherent fields," Opt. Commun. 207, 101112 (2002).
 M.A. Alonso, "Radiometry and wideangle wave fields. III. Partial coherence," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 18, 25022511 (2001).
 M.A. Alonso, "Radiometry and wideangle wave fields. II. Coherent fields in three dimensions," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 18, 910918 (2001).
 M.A. Alonso, "Radiometry and wideangle wave fields. I. Coherent fields in two dimensions," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 18, 902909 (2001).
 K.B. Wolf, M.A. Alonso, and G.W. Forbes, "Wigner functions for Helmholtz wave fields," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 16, 24762487 (1999).
Conference proceedings
 M.A. Alonso, S. Cho and T.G. Brown, "Simple methods for measuring spatial coherence and their relation to the Wigner function," IEEE Proceedings of the 11th EuroAmerican Workshop on Information Optics, 13 (2012).
 M.A. Alonso, J.C. Petruccelli, and S. Cho, "Generalized phase space representations in classical optics," 22nd Congress of the International Commission for Optics: Light for the Development of the World, SPIE Proceedings 8011, 80116E (2011).
 J.C. Petruccelli and M.A. Alonso, "Propagation of Partially Coherent, Partially Polarized Fields via a Wigner Representation in Direction and Angular Momentum," in Conference on Coherence in Quantum Optics, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2007), paper CSuA46.
 M.A. Alonso, "Wigner functions for nonparaxial classical optical fields," Proceedings of the XXV International Colloquium on Group theoretical Methods in Physics, G. S. Pogosyan, L. E. Vicent, and K. B. Wolf, Eds. Institute of Physics Conference Series 185 (2005), pp. 2936.
 M.A. Alonso, "Exact description of electromagnetic waves in terms of rays," 2004 URSI EMTS International Symposium on Electromagnetic Theory Proceedings (Edizioni Plus, Pisa 2004), pp. 242244.
Highlights
 M.A. Alonso, "Radiometry and wideangle wave fields," summary included in the Optics in 2001 special issue of Optics and Photonic News 12, 52 (December 2001).
Wigner functions for short pulses in media with arbitrary dispersion
Journal articles
 J.C. Petruccelli and M.A. Alonso, "Phase space distributions tailored for dispersive media," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 27, 11941201 (2010).
Wigner functions for curved spaces
Journal articles
 M.A. Alonso, G.S. Pogosyan, and K.B. Wolf "Wigner functions for curved spaces II: on spheres," J. Math. Phys. 44, 14721489 (2003).
 M.A. Alonso, G.S. Pogosyan, and K.B. Wolf "Wigner functions for curved spaces I: on hyperboloids," J. Math. Phys. 43, 58575871 (2002).
