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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 15, Iss. 11 — May. 28, 2007
  • pp: 7032–7037

Phase manipulated multi-beam holographic lithography for tunable optical lattices

X. S. Xie, M. Li, J. Guo, B. Liang, Z. X. Wang, A. Sinitskii, Y. Xiang, and J. Y. Zhou  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 15, Issue 11, pp. 7032-7037 (2007)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.15.007032


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Abstract

We present principle and technique to actively stabilize and control the phase differences between multi-laser beams that produce stable and adjustable intensity patterns. This technique is based on a novel optical set-up and on a closed loop control over the phase difference between each pair of the input laser fields. Tunable optical lattices are demonstrated by exciting FeTPPCl-doped liquid crystals with the variable intensity patterns.

© 2007 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(050.5080) Diffraction and gratings : Phase shift
(090.0090) Holography : Holography
(220.4000) Optical design and fabrication : Microstructure fabrication

ToC Category:
Holography

History
Original Manuscript: March 12, 2007
Revised Manuscript: April 25, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: April 29, 2007
Published: May 24, 2007

Citation
X. S. Xie, M. Li, J. Guo, B. Liang, Z. X. Wang, A. Sinitskii, Y. Xiang, and J. Y. Zhou, "Phase manipulated multi-beam holographic lithography for tunable optical lattices," Opt. Express 15, 7032-7037 (2007)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-15-11-7032


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