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  • Editor: Joseph N. Mait
  • Vol. 53, Iss. 10 — Apr. 1, 2014
  • pp: B192–B195

Medium for polarization-sensitive diffraction gratings

L. O. Vretik, N. A. Davidenko, I. I. Davidenko, V. G. Syromyatnikov, S. L. Studzinsky, and V. V. Zagnij  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 53, Issue 10, pp. B192-B195 (2014)

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New polymers applicable for optoelectronics are developed and investigated. The ability to form photoinduced anisotropy in the media based on the films of these polymers is demonstrated. The media can be used for recording of polarization-sensitive diffraction gratings.

© 2014 Optical Society of America

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

Original Manuscript: October 17, 2013
Revised Manuscript: January 23, 2014
Manuscript Accepted: January 23, 2014
Published: March 12, 2014

L. O. Vretik, N. A. Davidenko, I. I. Davidenko, V. G. Syromyatnikov, S. L. Studzinsky, and V. V. Zagnij, "Medium for polarization-sensitive diffraction gratings," Appl. Opt. 53, B192-B195 (2014)

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