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  • Vol. 24, Iss. 19 — Oct. 1, 1999
  • pp: 1340–1342

Pixel size limit in holographic memories

Wenhai Liu and Demetri Psaltis  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 24, Issue 19, pp. 1340-1342 (1999)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.24.001340


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Abstract

The bandwidth of holographic recording in LiNbO3 (Fe doped) in the 90° geometry is studied theoretically and experimentally. The wide holographic bandwidth of LiNbO3 makes it possible to record submicrometer pixels and reconstruct them by phase conjugation in a holographic memory system. This approach reduces the system cost and increases the system storage density. We demonstrate the recording and the phase-conjugate reconstruction of various pixel sizes down to 1 μm×1 μm . The signal–noise ratio and the bit-error rate are examined.

© 1999 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(110.4500) Imaging systems : Optical coherence tomography
(170.0110) Medical optics and biotechnology : Imaging systems
(170.2150) Medical optics and biotechnology : Endoscopic imaging
(170.2680) Medical optics and biotechnology : Gastrointestinal
(170.4500) Medical optics and biotechnology : Optical coherence tomography
(170.4580) Medical optics and biotechnology : Optical diagnostics for medicine

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Wenhai Liu and Demetri Psaltis, "Pixel size limit in holographic memories," Opt. Lett. 24, 1340-1342 (1999)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-24-19-1340

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