Under certain conditions, femtosecond lasers can be used to introduce self-organized nanogratings in the bulk of fused silica. Here, we report that the nanogratings orientation influences the induced stress distribution around laser affected zones
© 2013 OSA
(160.2750) Materials : Glass and other amorphous materials
(320.2250) Ultrafast optics : Femtosecond phenomena
(320.7130) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast processes in condensed matter, including semiconductors
A. Champion, Y. Bellouard, P. Kazansky, and M. Beresna, "Nanograting Orientation Influence on Stress Induced by Femtosecond Laser in Fused Silica," in CLEO: 2013, OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2013), paper CF2G.2.