11 September 2012 Vector wave holography: in-line polarization holography
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Proceedings Volume 8413, Speckle 2012: V International Conference on Speckle Metrology; 84130K (2012) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.979746
Event: SPECKLE 2012: V International Conference on Speckle Metrology, 2012, Vigo, Spain
Abstract
Optical information of linearly polarized light recorded on a photoinduced birefringent medium was clearly expressed using an optical anisotropy matrix in the circular polarization basis. The theoretical expression was related to the principle of retardagraphy, that is, an optical recording technique for the retardance pattern of an optical anisotropic object. Furthermore, the polarization holographic characteristics were explained by the principle. As a demonstration of optical information recording, a retardance pattern displayed on a parallel aligned liquid crystal spatial light modulator was recorded on an azobenzene copolymer film, and the retardance pattern was reconstructed by imaging polarimetry. The transmission axis of a polarizer in the imaging polarimetric system was adjusted using a homogeneous pattern.
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Toyohiko Yatagai, Toyohiko Yatagai, Daisuke Barada, Daisuke Barada, } "Vector wave holography: in-line polarization holography", Proc. SPIE 8413, Speckle 2012: V International Conference on Speckle Metrology, 84130K (11 September 2012); doi: 10.1117/12.979746; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.979746
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