OSA's Digital Library

Journal of the Optical Society of America A

Journal of the Optical Society of America A

| OPTICS, IMAGE SCIENCE, AND VISION

  • Editor: Stephen A. Burns
  • Vol. 26, Iss. 10 — Oct. 1, 2009
  • pp: 2114–2120

Optimization of modified volume Fresnel zone plates

Pornsak Srisungsitthisunti, Okan K. Ersoy, and Xianfan Xu  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA A, Vol. 26, Issue 10, pp. 2114-2120 (2009)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAA.26.002114


View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (670 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

Modified volume Fresnel zone plates (MVFZPs) fabricated with laser direct writing were optimized for higher diffraction efficiencies. The Fresnel radii in each layer of a volume zone plate were iteratively adjusted by a simulation-based direct search optimization. The results show that optimization is effective but depends strongly on the starting diffraction efficiencies determined by the MVFZP parameters. The simulations indicate that the optimized MVFZP can achieve 93% diffraction efficiency.

© 2009 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(000.4430) General : Numerical approximation and analysis
(050.1970) Diffraction and gratings : Diffractive optics
(130.3120) Integrated optics : Integrated optics devices
(320.7110) Ultrafast optics : Ultrafast nonlinear optics

ToC Category:
Ultrafast Optics

History
Original Manuscript: May 28, 2009
Revised Manuscript: July 30, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: August 4, 2009
Published: September 1, 2009

Citation
Pornsak Srisungsitthisunti, Okan K. Ersoy, and Xianfan Xu, "Optimization of modified volume Fresnel zone plates," J. Opt. Soc. Am. A 26, 2114-2120 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josaa/abstract.cfm?URI=josaa-26-10-2114


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  

References

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.


« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited