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  • Vol. 1, Iss. 1 — Mar. 31, 1997
  • pp: 23–25

Retro-self-focusing and pinholing effect in a refractive index grating

Jae-Cheul Lee  »View Author Affiliations


Journal of the Optical Society of Korea, Vol. 1, Issue 1, pp. 23-25 (1997)


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Abstract

In this paper we will show theoretically that a refractive index grating exhibits a retro-self-focusing effect and an accompanying pinholing effect under the Gaussian intensity distribution of an incident optical field. Those effects result from an effective wave number change of the medium due to the intense optical field.

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History
Original Manuscript: February 3, 1997
Published: March 1, 1997

Citation
Jae-Cheul Lee, "Retro-self-focusing and pinholing effect in a refractive index grating," J. Opt. Soc. Korea 1, 23-25 (1997)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josk/abstract.cfm?URI=josk-1-1-23


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References

  1. J. C. Lee, S. D. Jacobs, and A. Schmid, "Retro-Self-Focus-ing and Pinholing Effect in a Cholesteric Liquid Crystal," Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst. 150b, 617-629 (1987) [CrossRef]
  2. H. G. Winful, J. H. Marburger, and E. Garmire, "Theory of Bistability in Nonlinear Distributed Feedback Struc-tures," Appl. Phys. Lett. 35, 379-381 (1979) [CrossRef]

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