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  • Vol. 30, Iss. 6 — Mar. 15, 2005
  • pp: 592–594

Switchable holographic gratings formed in polymer-dispersed liquid-crystal cells by use of a He-Ne laser

Robert A. Ramsey and Suresh C. Sharma  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 30, Issue 6, pp. 592-594 (2005)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.30.000592


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Abstract

We report on the formation of switchable holographic transmission gratings in polymer-dispersed liquid-crystal cells by use of the 633-nm wavelength of a He-Ne laser. We present results for the structure, diffraction efficiency, and switching characteristics of the gratings.

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OCIS Codes
(050.1950) Diffraction and gratings : Diffraction gratings
(160.2100) Materials : Electro-optical materials
(160.2900) Materials : Optical storage materials
(160.3710) Materials : Liquid crystals

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Robert A. Ramsey and Suresh C. Sharma, "Switchable holographic gratings formed in polymer-dispersed liquid-crystal cells by use of a He-Ne laser," Opt. Lett. 30, 592-594 (2005)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-30-6-592


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