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Chinese Optics Letters


  • Editor: Zhizhan Xu
  • Vol. 4, Iss. 1 — Jan. 10, 2006
  • pp: 43–44

Photo-induced reorientation of molecules in dye micro crystals

Tariel D. Ebralidze and Nadia A. Ebralidze  »View Author Affiliations

Chinese Optics Letters, Vol. 4, Issue 1, pp. 43-44 (2006)

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Upon massive generation of anisotropic grains of azo dye methyl orange in a gelatin film exposed to active polarized light, a cluster of micro crystals with optical axes of similar orientations has been produced. The anisotropy observed has been found to disappear under exposure to active natural light.

© 2005 Chinese Optics Letters

OCIS Codes
(160.0160) Materials : Materials
(160.1190) Materials : Anisotropic optical materials
(160.2900) Materials : Optical storage materials
(160.4890) Materials : Organic materials
(260.0260) Physical optics : Physical optics
(260.1180) Physical optics : Crystal optics
(260.5430) Physical optics : Polarization

Tariel D. Ebralidze and Nadia A. Ebralidze, "Photo-induced reorientation of molecules in dye micro crystals," Chin. Opt. Lett. 4, 43-44 (2006)

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