1 April 2004 Computing the liquid crystal director field in optical phased arrays
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Optical phased arrays using birefringent liquid crystals can efficiently steer a laser communication beam to a small angle. The algorithm presented derives a thickness for the liquid crystal cell and computes a sequence of voltages for the device electrodes that best deflects the beam.
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George F. Barrick, George F. Barrick, Philip J. Bos, Philip J. Bos, Charles M. Titus, Charles M. Titus, Bruce K. Winker, Bruce K. Winker, } "Computing the liquid crystal director field in optical phased arrays," Optical Engineering 43(4), (1 April 2004). https://doi.org/10.1117/1.1666821 . Submission:
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