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  • Vol. 21, Iss. 18 — Sep. 15, 1996
  • pp: 1513–1515

Form-birefringent computer-generated holograms

Fang Xu, Rong-Chung Tyan, Pang-Chen Sun, Yeshayahu Fainman, Chuan-Cheng Cheng, and Axel Scherer  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 21, Issue 18, pp. 1513-1515 (1996)

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Polarization-selective computer-generated holograms made with form-birefringent nanostructures were designed, fabricated, and evaluated experimentally at 1.5 μm. The fabricated element showed a large polarization contrast ratio (>250:1) and a high diffraction efficiency (>40% for a binary phase level element). The experimental evaluation was in good agreement with the design and modeling predictions.

© 1996 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: March 25, 1996
Published: September 15, 1996

Fang Xu, Chuan-Cheng Cheng, Axel Scherer, Rong-Chung Tyan, Pang-Chen Sun, and Yeshayahu Fainman, "Form-birefringent computer-generated holograms," Opt. Lett. 21, 1513-1515 (1996)

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