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Optics Express

  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 19, Iss. 24 — Nov. 21, 2011
  • pp: 24454–24459

Optimization of liquid crystal structures for real time holography applications

B. Sahraoui, A. Anczykowska, S. Bartkiewicz, and J. Mysliwiec  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 19, Issue 24, pp. 24454-24459 (2011)

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In this paper we present results of experiments designed to increase our understanding of the photorefractive effect occurring during processes of dynamic hologram generation in Hybrid Photorefractive Liquid Crystal Structures (HPLCS). We also propose equivalent mathematical model which can be used to optimize those structures in order to obtain the highest diffraction efficiency in possibly shortest time.

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OCIS Codes
(050.1950) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction gratings
(090.0090) Holography : Holography
(160.3710) Materials : Liquid crystals
(160.5320) Materials : Photorefractive materials
(090.5694) Holography : Real-time holography

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Original Manuscript: August 2, 2011
Revised Manuscript: September 9, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: September 10, 2011
Published: November 15, 2011

B. Sahraoui, A. Anczykowska, S. Bartkiewicz, and J. Mysliwiec, "Optimization of liquid crystal structures for real time holography applications," Opt. Express 19, 24454-24459 (2011)

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