We present experimentally and analyze the volume hologram response to deformation due to a point-indenter. The results show the emergence of multiple peaks in diffraction patterns, explained as the dominant frequency components of deformed gratings.
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(090.0090) Holography : Holography
(090.7330) Holography : Volume gratings
(120.0120) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology
(120.3940) Instrumentation, measurement, and metrology : Metrology
K. Tian, Z. Li, T. Cuingnet, W. Liu, D. Psaltis, and G. Barbastathis, "Diffraction from Arbitrarily Deformed Volume Holograms," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper JThE14.
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