Abstract

Investigations of the environmental stability of diffraction gratings, recorded in dichromated pullulan (DCP), are reported. Profile changes of DCP surface relief gratings, under high humidity conditions, were analyzed using an atomic force microscope. It was found that the profile was not altered, while the diffraction efficiency was preserved. The influence of storage life on the diffraction efficiency and surface profile of DCP gratings were also investigated. It was concluded that DCP gratings offer much better stability compared with the dichromated gelatin.

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Fuentes-Tapia, I.

B. Pinto-Iguanero, A. Olivares-Perez, A. W. Mendez-Alvarado, I. Fuentes-Tapia, and C. G. Trevino-Palacois, "Non-hydroscopic vanilla doped dichromated gelatin holographic material," Opt. Mater. 22, 397-404 (2003).
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Kwak, C. H.

Kwon, J. H.

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Lin, P.

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[CrossRef]

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Pappu, S. V.

Pinto-Iguanero, B.

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[CrossRef]

Sano, T.

T. Sano, Y. Uemura, and A. Furuta, "Photosensitive resin composition containing pullulan or esters thereof," U.S. patent 3,960,685 (1 June 1976).

Savic, S.

S. Savic, D. Pantelic, and D. Jakovljevic, "Real-time and postprocessing holographic effects in dichromated pullulan," Appl. Opt. 41, 4484-4488 (2002).

D. Pantelic, S. Savic, and D. Jakovljevic, "Dichromated pullulan as a novel photosensitive holographic material," Opt. Lett. 23, 807-809 (1998).

S. Savic, D. Pantelic, and D. Jakovljevic, "Dichromated pullulan: real-time effects and holographic properties," presented at the International Conference Optical Holography and its Applications, Ukraine, 26-29 September 2000.

Sevic, S. Savic

Solymar, L.

Trevino-Palacois, C. G.

B. Pinto-Iguanero, A. Olivares-Perez, A. W. Mendez-Alvarado, I. Fuentes-Tapia, and C. G. Trevino-Palacois, "Non-hydroscopic vanilla doped dichromated gelatin holographic material," Opt. Mater. 22, 397-404 (2003).
[CrossRef]

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Weiping, Z.

Zhang, W.

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B. Pinto-Iguanero, A. Olivares-Perez, A. W. Mendez-Alvarado, I. Fuentes-Tapia, and C. G. Trevino-Palacois, "Non-hydroscopic vanilla doped dichromated gelatin holographic material," Opt. Mater. 22, 397-404 (2003).
[CrossRef]

Other (3)

T. Sano, Y. Uemura, and A. Furuta, "Photosensitive resin composition containing pullulan or esters thereof," U.S. patent 3,960,685 (1 June 1976).

S. Savic, D. Pantelic, and D. Jakovljevic, "Dichromated pullulan: real-time effects and holographic properties," presented at the International Conference Optical Holography and its Applications, Ukraine, 26-29 September 2000.

R. J. Collier, C. B. Burckhardt, and L. H. Lin, Optical Holography (Academic, 1971).

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