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  • Vol. 28, Iss. 22 — Nov. 15, 2003
  • pp: 2240–2242

Polarization holographic gratings in hybrid solgel films doped with Disperse Red 1

Raffaella Raschellà, Iari-Gabriel Marino, Pier Paolo Lottici, and Danilo Bersani  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 28, Issue 22, pp. 2240-2242 (2003)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.28.002240


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Abstract

Polarization holographic gratings in sp configuration are written at 488 nm in photorefractive organic–inorganic films based on SiO2 . The films, prepared by a solgel technique, contain Disperse Red 1, carbazole units, and 2, 4, 7-trinitro-9-fluorenone. The gratings are characterized by their diffraction efficiency for a 632.8-nm probe. The polarization gratings act as a half-wave plate, and the diffraction efficiency is independent of the polarization direction of the probe.

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OCIS Codes
(090.2900) Holography : Optical storage materials
(160.2900) Materials : Optical storage materials
(160.6060) Materials : Solgel
(260.1440) Physical optics : Birefringence

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Raffaella Raschellà, Iari-Gabriel Marino, Pier Paolo Lottici, and Danilo Bersani, "Polarization holographic gratings in hybrid solgel films doped with Disperse Red 1," Opt. Lett. 28, 2240-2242 (2003)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-28-22-2240


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