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APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Editor: James C. Wyant
  • Vol. 47, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 2008
  • pp: 52–55

Highly efficient acousto-optic diffraction in Sn2P2S6 crystals

I. Yu. Martynyuk-Lototska, O. G. Mys, A. A. Grabar, I. M. Stoika, Yu. M. Vysochanskii, and R. O. Vlokh  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 47, Issue 1, pp. 52-55 (2008)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.47.000052


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Abstract

We have studied the acousto-optic (AO) diffraction in Sn 2 P 2 S 6 crystals and found that they manifest high values of an AO figure of merit. The above crystals may therefore be used as highly efficient materials in different AO applications.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(050.1940) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction
(070.1060) Fourier optics and signal processing : Acousto-optical signal processing
(160.4670) Materials : Optical materials
(230.1040) Optical devices : Acousto-optical devices
(260.1180) Physical optics : Crystal optics

ToC Category:
Materials

History
Original Manuscript: September 4, 2007
Revised Manuscript: October 26, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: October 31, 2007
Published: December 20, 2007

Citation
I. Yu. Martynyuk-Lototska, O. G. Mys, A. A. Grabar, I. M. Stoika, Yu. M. Vysochanskii, and R. O. Vlokh, "Highly efficient acousto-optic diffraction in Sn2P2S6 crystals," Appl. Opt. 47, 52-55 (2008)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-47-1-52


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