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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 16, Iss. 9 — Apr. 28, 2008
  • pp: 6528–6536

Out-of-phase mixed holographic gratings : a quantative analysis

Martin Fally, Mostafa Ellabban, and Irena Drevenšek-Olenik  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 16, Issue 9, pp. 6528-6536 (2008)

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We show, that by performing a simultaneous analysis of the angular dependencies of the ± first and the zeroth diffraction orders of mixed holographic gratings, each of the relevant parameters can be obtained: the strength of the phase grating and the amplitude grating, respectively, as well as a potential phase between them. Experiments on a pure lithium niobate crystal are used to demonstrate the applicability of the analysis.

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OCIS Codes
(050.1950) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction gratings
(050.7330) Diffraction and gratings : Volume gratings
(090.0090) Holography : Holography
(090.2900) Holography : Optical storage materials
(090.7330) Holography : Volume gratings

ToC Category:
Diffraction and Gratings

Original Manuscript: March 11, 2008
Revised Manuscript: April 17, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: April 20, 2008
Published: April 23, 2008

Martin Fally, Mostafa Ellabban, and Irena Drevensek-Olenik, "Out-of-phase mixed holographic gratings : a quantative analysis," Opt. Express 16, 6528-6536 (2008)

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