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  • Vol. 11, Iss. 4 — Apr. 1, 1986
  • pp: 254–256

Polished-type couplers acting as polarizing beam splitters

Allan W. Snyder and Andrew J. Stevenson  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 11, Issue 4, pp. 254-256 (1986)

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The theory is given for polarizing beam splitters made from polished-type directional couplers using anisotropic core material. A comparison is made between these beam splitters and those of the fused, biconical type.

© 1986 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: September 23, 1985
Manuscript Accepted: January 12, 1986
Published: April 1, 1986

Allan W. Snyder and Andrew J. Stevenson, "Polished-type couplers acting as polarizing beam splitters," Opt. Lett. 11, 254-256 (1986)

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