In the process of recording a hologram of linearly polarized plane waves in azo-dye-colored films, a chaotic time-dependent oscillation of the diffraction efficiency of the hologram was observed. The oscillation was detected under conditions of constant intensities of the hologram recording waves.
© 1998 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: June 26, 1997
Revised Manuscript: October 28, 1997
Published: April 10, 1998
Tariel D. Ebralidze, Nadia A. Ebralidze, and Murad A. Bazadze, "Chaos in aso dyes with Weigert’s effect," Appl. Opt. 37, 2079-2080 (1998)