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  • Vol. 23, Iss. 23 — Dec. 1, 1984
  • pp: 4313–4318

Holographic recording and reconstruction of polarized light with dyed plastic

Sergio Calixto and R. A. Lessard  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 23, Issue 23, pp. 4313-4318 (1984)

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Recording and reconstruction of the polarization state of the object beam is achieved by using dyed red plastic as a holographic material. Holographic characteristics are presented of dyed red plastic involving beam powers ranging between 3 and 120 mW/cm2 and exposure times in the order of minutes. It is also shown that the resulting modulation becomes photostationary under continuous exposure.

© 1984 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: June 7, 1984
Published: December 1, 1984

Sergio Calixto and R. A. Lessard, "Holographic recording and reconstruction of polarized light with dyed plastic," Appl. Opt. 23, 4313-4318 (1984)

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