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Optical Materials Express

  • Editor: David J. Hagan
  • Vol. 1, Iss. 3 — Jul. 1, 2011
  • pp: 365–371

Two-dimensional domain engineering in LiNbO3 via a hybrid patterning technique

Michele Manzo, Fredrik Laurell, Valdas Pasiskevicius, and Katia Gallo  »View Author Affiliations

Optical Materials Express, Vol. 1, Issue 3, pp. 365-371 (2011)

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We propose a novel electric field poling technique for the fabrication of nonlinear photonic crystals in congruent LiNbO3 substrates, based on a hybrid bi-dimensional mask, which combines periodic proton-exchange and electrode patterns. With it we demonstrate rectangular bulk lattices with a periodicity of 8 µm x 6.78 µm in 500 µm-thick substrates.

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OCIS Codes
(160.2260) Materials : Ferroelectrics
(190.4400) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, materials
(220.4000) Optical design and fabrication : Microstructure fabrication

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optical Materials

Original Manuscript: April 1, 2011
Revised Manuscript: May 31, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: June 3, 2011
Published: June 7, 2011

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Michele Manzo, Fredrik Laurell, Valdas Pasiskevicius, and Katia Gallo, "Two-dimensional domain engineering in LiNbO3 via a hybrid patterning technique," Opt. Mater. Express 1, 365-371 (2011)

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