In this paper we wish to discuss the applications of acousto-optic modulation and the recent advances in device technology. We will also present medium volume device fabrication processes and projections on modulator costs in OEM quantities.
E. H. Young,
R. M. Montgomery,
"Trends In Acousto-Optic Modulators", Proc. SPIE 0090, Acousto-Optics: Device Development/Instrumentation/Applications, (30 December 1976); doi: 10.1117/12.955048; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.955048