1 December 1991 Synthetic holographic beamsplitters for integrated optics
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Proceedings Volume 1555, Computer and Optically Generated Holographic Optics; 4th in a Series; (1991); doi: 10.1117/12.50628
Event: San Diego, '91, 1991, San Diego, CA, United States
Abstract
We propose the application of computer-generated Fourier domain holograms to wavefront synthesis and manipulation in integrated optics. In particular, we describe the use of such diffractive optical elements to split a guided plane wave into several equal-intensity output waves. Gratings with fan-out to 6, 7, and 8 are demonstrated with about +/- 25% (approximately +/- 1 dB) array uniformities.
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Jyrki Saarinen, Juhani Huttunen, Antti H. Vasara, Eero Noponen, Jari Pekka Turunen, Arto U. Salin, "Synthetic holographic beamsplitters for integrated optics", Proc. SPIE 1555, Computer and Optically Generated Holographic Optics; 4th in a Series, (1 December 1991); doi: 10.1117/12.50628; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.50628
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Diffraction gratings

Integrated optics

Waveguides

Modulation

Beam splitters

Holography

Diffraction

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