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  • Editor: Joseph N. Mait
  • Vol. 51, Iss. 18 — Jun. 20, 2012
  • pp: 4260–4264

Recovery process of optical stopping effect in tin or phosphorus-doped amorphous As 2 S 8 thin-film waveguide

Guan-de Wang, Bao-xue Chen, Mamoru Iso, and Hiromi Hamanaka  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 51, Issue 18, pp. 4260-4264 (2012)

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In this research, the recovery process of the optical stopping effect on an amorphous arsenic sulfide thin-film waveguide is studied, both on the net As 2 S 8 and doping As 2 S 8 waveguide. Based on the experimental results, we analyzed the chemical bond structure of the samples. The hybrid orbital theory and electron energy bandgap theory are applied in order to establish the model of optical stopping and the recovery process. The numerical analysis results are well matched with the experiment data, which indicates that the model properly explains the optical stopping effect phenomenon. The model also can be applied to predict the recovery process of the optical stopping effect.

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OCIS Codes
(160.2750) Materials : Glass and other amorphous materials
(160.3130) Materials : Integrated optics materials
(310.6860) Thin films : Thin films, optical properties
(310.2785) Thin films : Guided wave applications

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Original Manuscript: March 6, 2012
Revised Manuscript: April 29, 2012
Manuscript Accepted: May 1, 2012
Published: June 20, 2012

Guan-de Wang, Bao-xue Chen, Mamoru Iso, and Hiromi Hamanaka, "Recovery process of optical stopping effect in tin or phosphorus-doped amorphous As2S8thin-film waveguide," Appl. Opt. 51, 4260-4264 (2012)

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