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Applied Optics

APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Editor: Joseph N. Mait
  • Vol. 48, Iss. 22 — Aug. 1, 2009
  • pp: 4348–4353

Characterization of transmission volume holographic gratings recorded in Slavich PFG04 dichromated gelatin plates

Ayalid Villamarín, Jesús Atencia, M. Victoria Collados, and Manuel Quintanilla  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 48, Issue 22, pp. 4348-4353 (2009)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.48.004348


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Abstract

We characterize Slavich PFG-04 dichromated gelatin plates to make transmission volume holographic elements recorded with a 532 nm laser source, obtaining high efficiency gratings with a high signal to noise ratio. The linear dynamic range of the material is studied by measuring the efficiency of multiplexed gratings. Results obtained are applied to the recording of holographic elements with high efficiency when they are illuminated with a 800 nm light source.

© 2009 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(090.0090) Holography : Holography
(090.1970) Holography : Diffractive optics
(090.2890) Holography : Holographic optical elements
(090.4220) Holography : Multiplex holography
(090.7330) Holography : Volume gratings

ToC Category:
Holography

History
Original Manuscript: February 10, 2009
Revised Manuscript: May 27, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: July 8, 2009
Published: July 22, 2009

Citation
Ayalid Villamarín, Jesús Atencia, M. Victoria Collados, and Manuel Quintanilla, "Characterization of transmission volume holographic gratings recorded in Slavich PFG04 dichromated gelatin plates," Appl. Opt. 48, 4348-4353 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-48-22-4348


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