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  • Vol. 35, Iss. 30 — Oct. 20, 1996
  • pp: 5988–5993

Variable standing-wave ratio magnetostatic wave-optical interaction in YIG films

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


Applied Optics, Vol. 35, Issue 30, pp. 5988-5993 (1996)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.35.005988


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Abstract

The collinear and anticollinear interaction of guided light with magnetostatic forward volume waves in yttrium iron garnet epitaxial thin films was investigated experimentally. We set out to demonstrate double-beam modulation with the above interaction. This was not achieved, but the simultaneous occurrence of the above effects was used to expand the magnetostatic wave-optical interaction bandwidth.

© 1996 Optical Society of America

History
Original Manuscript: August 3, 1995
Revised Manuscript: May 1, 1996
Published: October 20, 1996

Citation
John C. Butler and John J. Kramer, "Variable standing-wave ratio magnetostatic wave-optical interaction in YIG films," Appl. Opt. 35, 5988-5993 (1996)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-35-30-5988


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