We report a theoretical and experimental study of the absorption of wire grid polarizers vs orientation and wavelength. Measurement of absorption and surface damage thresholds are in good agreement with the theory.
© 1989 Optical Society of America
M. Mohebi, J. Q. Liang, and M. J. Soileau, "Polarization dependence of absorption and laser induced surface damage thresholds in wire grid polarizers," Appl. Opt. 28, 3681-3683 (1989)