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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 13, Iss. 9 — May. 2, 2005
  • pp: 3408–3419

Calligraphic poling of Lithium Niobate

Makan Mohageg, Dmitry Strekalov, Anatoliy Savchenkov, Andrey Matsko, Vladimir Ilchenko, and Lute Maleki  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 13, Issue 9, pp. 3408-3419 (2005)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OPEX.13.003408


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Abstract

We demonstrate a novel technique for instituting complex and arbitrary shaped micron-scale domain patterns in LiNbO3 at room temperature. Fabrication of continuous domains as narrow as 2 µm across and hexagonal patterns of the same order accompanied by real time visualization of the poling process are presented.

© 2005 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(160.2260) Materials : Ferroelectrics
(190.4360) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, devices

ToC Category:
Research Papers

History
Original Manuscript: April 6, 2005
Revised Manuscript: April 19, 2005
Published: May 2, 2005

Citation
Makan Mohageg, Dmitry Strekalov, Anatoliy Savchenkov, Andrey Matsko, Vladimir Ilchenko, and Lute Maleki, "Calligraphic poling of Lithium Niobate," Opt. Express 13, 3408-3419 (2005)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-13-9-3408


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