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15 December 2000 New photopolymer for holographic optical storage technology
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Proceedings Volume 4087, Applications of Photonic Technology 4; (2000)
Event: 2000 International Conference on Application of Photonic Technology (ICAPT 2000), 2000, Quebec City, Canada
We present the design, development and characterization of MEMPLEX - a new photoreactive polymer that has widespread applications in holographic information storage and processing technology. The new polymer is characterized by its large M/# and, thus, large capacity for data storage (>Thit/5 inch diameter disk), good sensitivity in the visible, negligible shrinkage during recording, no wet chemical processing, and virtually unlimited storage time of information. MEMPLEX is inexpensive, completely self-supporting, can be fabricated to any size as required by the application, has excellent optical quality, is resistant to most chemicals, and has long shelf-life.
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Ryszard Burzynski, Deepak N. Kumar, Martin K. Casstevens, Dale Tyczka, Saswati Ghosal, Paul M. Kurtz, and John F. Weibel "New photopolymer for holographic optical storage technology", Proc. SPIE 4087, Applications of Photonic Technology 4, (15 December 2000);

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