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Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 18, Iss. 24 — Nov. 22, 2010
  • pp: 25008–25015

Blue laser-sensitized photopolymer for a holographic high density data storage system

Yong-Cheol Jeong, Bokyung Jung, Dowon Ahn, and Jung-Ki Park  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 24, pp. 25008-25015 (2010)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.18.025008


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Abstract

We present a new blue-sensitized photopolymer to achieve a higher storage density compared to green/red-recordable media. Photopolymers are prepared based on a two-chemistry system and their holographic recording properties are investigated. A matrix of long and flexible ether units of an epoxy precursor and a multi-crosslinkable amine hardener enhances energetic sensitivity and suppresses volume shrinkage effectively. Page-wise recording of 961 bits/page of digital data is demonstrated and long term recording stability is also verified for a period of roughly 2 months.

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OCIS Codes
(090.0090) Holography : Holography
(090.2900) Holography : Optical storage materials
(090.7330) Holography : Volume gratings

ToC Category:
Holography

History
Original Manuscript: October 21, 2010
Revised Manuscript: November 10, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: November 10, 2010
Published: November 16, 2010

Citation
Yong-Cheol Jeong, Bokyung Jung, Dowon Ahn, and Jung-Ki Park, "Blue laser-sensitized photopolymer for a holographic high density data storage system," Opt. Express 18, 25008-25015 (2010)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-18-24-25008


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