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  • Vol. 9, Iss. 10 — Oct. 1, 1970
  • pp: 2271–2275

Optics for a Read–Write Holographic Memory

W. C. Stewart and L. S. Cosentino  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 9, Issue 10, pp. 2271-2275 (1970)

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An optical system is described for a read–write holographic memory capable of storage densities on the order of 8000 bits mm−2. Simplicity is achieved through the use of a normally incident reference beam for both writing and reading.

© 1970 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: April 27, 1970
Published: October 1, 1970

W. C. Stewart and L. S. Cosentino, "Optics for a Read–Write Holographic Memory," Appl. Opt. 9, 2271-2275 (1970)

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