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  • Vol. 37, Iss. 32 — Nov. 10, 1998
  • pp: 7604–7610

Optimization of an acrylamide-based dry film used for holographic recording

Salvador Blaya, Luis Carretero, Ricardo Mallavia, Antonio Fimia, Roque F. Madrigal, Manuel Ulibarrena, and David Levy  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 37, Issue 32, pp. 7604-7610 (1998)

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A study of the optimization and the characteristics of a dry film photopolymerizable recording material is presented. The effects of intensity, the thickness, and the variation of the concentration of each component have been studied. Diffraction efficiencies of 80%, with energetic sensitivities of 40 mJ/cm2, have been obtained in photosensitive films of a 35-μm thickness with a spatial frequency of 1000 lines/mm.

© 1998 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(090.0090) Holography : Holography
(090.2900) Holography : Optical storage materials

Original Manuscript: October 7, 1997
Revised Manuscript: April 20, 1998
Published: November 10, 1998

Salvador Blaya, Luis Carretero, Ricardo Mallavia, Antonio Fimia, Roque F. Madrigal, Manuel Ulibarrena, and David Levy, "Optimization of an acrylamide-based dry film used for holographic recording," Appl. Opt. 37, 7604-7610 (1998)

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