We show that photorefractive waveguide devices are subject to a limitation on their holographic storage capability owing to transversely nonuniform nonlinear losses to evanescent and radiation modes.
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Mordechai Segev, Amnon Yariv, and Joseph Shamir, "Limitation on holographic storage in photorefractive waveguides," Opt. Lett. 17, 1076-1078 (1992)