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Frontiers in Optics
San Jose, California United States
September 16, 2007
ISBN: 1-55752-846-2
FiO Postdeadline Papers I (PDP_A)

Creating Vortex Retarders Using Photo-Aligned Liquid Crystal Polymers

Scott McEldowney, David Shemo, Russell Chipman, and Paula Smith


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We present developments using photo-aligned liquid crystal polymers for creating vortex retarders. Polarization properties of devices with different modes and theoretical and experimental point spread functions in Mueller matrix format for these components are presented.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(230.0230) Optical devices : Optical devices
(230.3720) Optical devices : Liquid-crystal devices
(230.5440) Optical devices : Polarization-selective devices

S. McEldowney, D. Shemo, R. Chipman, and P. Smith, "Creating Vortex Retarders Using Photo-Aligned Liquid Crystal Polymers," in Frontiers in Optics 2007/Laser Science XXIII/Organic Materials and Devices for Displays and Energy Conversion, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2007), paper PDP_A7.

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