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  • Vol. 29, Iss. 27 — Sep. 20, 1990
  • pp: 3879–3880

Technique for enabling prism coupling

John C. Butler and John J. Kramer  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 29, Issue 27, pp. 3879-3880 (1990)

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An alignment technique has been developed for coupling to optical modes in a waveguide using right angle prisms.

© 1990 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: March 19, 1990
Published: September 20, 1990

John C. Butler and John J. Kramer, "Technique for enabling prism coupling," Appl. Opt. 29, 3879-3880 (1990)

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