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  • Vol. 24, Iss. 7 — Apr. 1, 1999
  • pp: 463–465

Correlation of ultraviolet-induced stress changes and negative index growth in type IIa germanosilicate waveguide gratings

J. Canning and M. Åslund  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 24, Issue 7, pp. 463-465 (1999)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.24.000463


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Abstract

The stress anisotropy in planar germanosilicate waveguides is used to follow the changes in stress, measured as a birefringence, with UV irradiation. Compressive stress increases with the growth of the negative index grating, saturating when the grating modulation saturates.

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OCIS Codes
(050.2770) Diffraction and gratings : Gratings
(230.7370) Optical devices : Waveguides
(260.1180) Physical optics : Crystal optics
(260.7190) Physical optics : Ultraviolet

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J. Canning and M. Åslund, "Correlation of ultraviolet-induced stress changes and negative index growth in type IIa germanosilicate waveguide gratings," Opt. Lett. 24, 463-465 (1999)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-24-7-463


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