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  • Editor: James C. Wyant
  • Vol. 46, Iss. 8 — Mar. 10, 2007
  • pp: 1190–1193

Band filters: two-material technology versus rugate

V. Pervak, A. V. Tikhonravov, M. K. Trubetskov, J. Pistner, F. Krausz, and A. Apolonski  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 46, Issue 8, pp. 1190-1193 (2007)

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We demonstrate theoretically and experimentally a band filter with two reflection and broadband transmission ranges, which was obtained with standard two-material technology. The fabricated filter has transmission and reflectivity characteristics better than those achievable with rugate technology.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(140.0140) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers and laser optics
(220.4830) Optical design and fabrication : Systems design
(310.1620) Thin films : Interference coatings

Original Manuscript: August 22, 2006
Revised Manuscript: October 10, 2006
Manuscript Accepted: October 23, 2006
Published: February 20, 2007

V. Pervak, A. V. Tikhonravov, M. K. Trubetskov, J. Pistner, F. Krausz, and A. Apolonski, "Band filters: two-material technology versus rugate," Appl. Opt. 46, 1190-1193 (2007)

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