Abstract

Mn-doped YAlO3 crystals were investigated for photorefractive properties under 488-nm and 632.8-nm illumination. Dependences of the kinetics and efficiency of holographic recording on the light grating period were obtained.

© 1999 Optical Society of America

Full Article  |  PDF Article

References

  • View by:
  • |
  • |
  • |

  1. G. B. Loutts, M. Warren, L. Taylor, R. R. Rakhimov, H. R. Ries, G. Miller III, M. A. Noginov, M. Curley, N. Noginova, N. Kukhtarev, J. C. Caulfield, and P. Venkateswarlu, “Manganese-doped yttrium orthoaluminate: a potential material for holographic recording and data storage,” Phys. Rev. B 57, 3706–3709 (1998).
    [CrossRef]
  2. M. A. Noginov, N. Noginova, M. Curley, N. Kukhtarev, H. J. Caulfield, P. Venkateswarlu, and G. B. Loutts, “Optical characterization of Mn:YAlO3, a material for holographic recording and data storage,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 15, 1463–1467 (1998).
    [CrossRef]
  3. N. Kukhtarev, V. Markov, S. Odulov, M. Soskin, and V. Vinetskii, “Holographic storage in electrooptic crystals,” Ferroelectrics 22, 949 (1979).
    [CrossRef]
  4. M. D. Ewbank, R. R. Neurgaonkar, W. K. Cory, and J. Feinberg, “Photorefractive properties of strontium-barium niobate,” J. Appl. Phys. 62, 374–380 (1987).
    [CrossRef]
  5. M. A. Noginov, N. Kukhtarev, N. E. Noginova, H. J. Caulfield, P. Venkateswarlu, M. Mahdi, and A. Williams, “Study of photoconductivity and holographic current in rare-earth-doped laser crystal,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 14, 2137–2146 (1997).
    [CrossRef]
  6. S. A. Basun, S. P. Feofilov, and A. A. Kaplyanskii, “Photoionization and excited state absorption in YAlO3:Ti crystals,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, A. A. Pinto and T. Y. Fan, eds., Vol. 15 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1993), pp. 339–342.
  7. Ph. Refregier, L. Solymar, H. Rajbenbach, and J. P. Huignard, “Two-beam coupling in photorefractive Bi12SiO20 crystals with moving grating: theory and experiments,” J. Appl. Phys. 58, 45–47 (1985).
    [CrossRef]
  8. J. Feinberg, D. Heiman, A. R. Tanguay, Jr., and R. W. Hellwarth, “Photorefractive effects and light-induced charge migration,” J. Appl. Phys. 51, 1297–1305 (1981).
    [CrossRef]

1998 (2)

G. B. Loutts, M. Warren, L. Taylor, R. R. Rakhimov, H. R. Ries, G. Miller III, M. A. Noginov, M. Curley, N. Noginova, N. Kukhtarev, J. C. Caulfield, and P. Venkateswarlu, “Manganese-doped yttrium orthoaluminate: a potential material for holographic recording and data storage,” Phys. Rev. B 57, 3706–3709 (1998).
[CrossRef]

M. A. Noginov, N. Noginova, M. Curley, N. Kukhtarev, H. J. Caulfield, P. Venkateswarlu, and G. B. Loutts, “Optical characterization of Mn:YAlO3, a material for holographic recording and data storage,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 15, 1463–1467 (1998).
[CrossRef]

1997 (1)

1987 (1)

M. D. Ewbank, R. R. Neurgaonkar, W. K. Cory, and J. Feinberg, “Photorefractive properties of strontium-barium niobate,” J. Appl. Phys. 62, 374–380 (1987).
[CrossRef]

1985 (1)

Ph. Refregier, L. Solymar, H. Rajbenbach, and J. P. Huignard, “Two-beam coupling in photorefractive Bi12SiO20 crystals with moving grating: theory and experiments,” J. Appl. Phys. 58, 45–47 (1985).
[CrossRef]

1981 (1)

J. Feinberg, D. Heiman, A. R. Tanguay, Jr., and R. W. Hellwarth, “Photorefractive effects and light-induced charge migration,” J. Appl. Phys. 51, 1297–1305 (1981).
[CrossRef]

1979 (1)

N. Kukhtarev, V. Markov, S. Odulov, M. Soskin, and V. Vinetskii, “Holographic storage in electrooptic crystals,” Ferroelectrics 22, 949 (1979).
[CrossRef]

Caulfield, H. J.

Caulfield, J. C.

G. B. Loutts, M. Warren, L. Taylor, R. R. Rakhimov, H. R. Ries, G. Miller III, M. A. Noginov, M. Curley, N. Noginova, N. Kukhtarev, J. C. Caulfield, and P. Venkateswarlu, “Manganese-doped yttrium orthoaluminate: a potential material for holographic recording and data storage,” Phys. Rev. B 57, 3706–3709 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Cory, W. K.

M. D. Ewbank, R. R. Neurgaonkar, W. K. Cory, and J. Feinberg, “Photorefractive properties of strontium-barium niobate,” J. Appl. Phys. 62, 374–380 (1987).
[CrossRef]

Curley, M.

M. A. Noginov, N. Noginova, M. Curley, N. Kukhtarev, H. J. Caulfield, P. Venkateswarlu, and G. B. Loutts, “Optical characterization of Mn:YAlO3, a material for holographic recording and data storage,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 15, 1463–1467 (1998).
[CrossRef]

G. B. Loutts, M. Warren, L. Taylor, R. R. Rakhimov, H. R. Ries, G. Miller III, M. A. Noginov, M. Curley, N. Noginova, N. Kukhtarev, J. C. Caulfield, and P. Venkateswarlu, “Manganese-doped yttrium orthoaluminate: a potential material for holographic recording and data storage,” Phys. Rev. B 57, 3706–3709 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Ewbank, M. D.

M. D. Ewbank, R. R. Neurgaonkar, W. K. Cory, and J. Feinberg, “Photorefractive properties of strontium-barium niobate,” J. Appl. Phys. 62, 374–380 (1987).
[CrossRef]

Feinberg, J.

M. D. Ewbank, R. R. Neurgaonkar, W. K. Cory, and J. Feinberg, “Photorefractive properties of strontium-barium niobate,” J. Appl. Phys. 62, 374–380 (1987).
[CrossRef]

J. Feinberg, D. Heiman, A. R. Tanguay, Jr., and R. W. Hellwarth, “Photorefractive effects and light-induced charge migration,” J. Appl. Phys. 51, 1297–1305 (1981).
[CrossRef]

Heiman, D.

J. Feinberg, D. Heiman, A. R. Tanguay, Jr., and R. W. Hellwarth, “Photorefractive effects and light-induced charge migration,” J. Appl. Phys. 51, 1297–1305 (1981).
[CrossRef]

Hellwarth, R. W.

J. Feinberg, D. Heiman, A. R. Tanguay, Jr., and R. W. Hellwarth, “Photorefractive effects and light-induced charge migration,” J. Appl. Phys. 51, 1297–1305 (1981).
[CrossRef]

Huignard, J. P.

Ph. Refregier, L. Solymar, H. Rajbenbach, and J. P. Huignard, “Two-beam coupling in photorefractive Bi12SiO20 crystals with moving grating: theory and experiments,” J. Appl. Phys. 58, 45–47 (1985).
[CrossRef]

Kukhtarev, N.

M. A. Noginov, N. Noginova, M. Curley, N. Kukhtarev, H. J. Caulfield, P. Venkateswarlu, and G. B. Loutts, “Optical characterization of Mn:YAlO3, a material for holographic recording and data storage,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 15, 1463–1467 (1998).
[CrossRef]

G. B. Loutts, M. Warren, L. Taylor, R. R. Rakhimov, H. R. Ries, G. Miller III, M. A. Noginov, M. Curley, N. Noginova, N. Kukhtarev, J. C. Caulfield, and P. Venkateswarlu, “Manganese-doped yttrium orthoaluminate: a potential material for holographic recording and data storage,” Phys. Rev. B 57, 3706–3709 (1998).
[CrossRef]

M. A. Noginov, N. Kukhtarev, N. E. Noginova, H. J. Caulfield, P. Venkateswarlu, M. Mahdi, and A. Williams, “Study of photoconductivity and holographic current in rare-earth-doped laser crystal,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 14, 2137–2146 (1997).
[CrossRef]

N. Kukhtarev, V. Markov, S. Odulov, M. Soskin, and V. Vinetskii, “Holographic storage in electrooptic crystals,” Ferroelectrics 22, 949 (1979).
[CrossRef]

Loutts, G. B.

G. B. Loutts, M. Warren, L. Taylor, R. R. Rakhimov, H. R. Ries, G. Miller III, M. A. Noginov, M. Curley, N. Noginova, N. Kukhtarev, J. C. Caulfield, and P. Venkateswarlu, “Manganese-doped yttrium orthoaluminate: a potential material for holographic recording and data storage,” Phys. Rev. B 57, 3706–3709 (1998).
[CrossRef]

M. A. Noginov, N. Noginova, M. Curley, N. Kukhtarev, H. J. Caulfield, P. Venkateswarlu, and G. B. Loutts, “Optical characterization of Mn:YAlO3, a material for holographic recording and data storage,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 15, 1463–1467 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Mahdi, M.

Markov, V.

N. Kukhtarev, V. Markov, S. Odulov, M. Soskin, and V. Vinetskii, “Holographic storage in electrooptic crystals,” Ferroelectrics 22, 949 (1979).
[CrossRef]

Miller III, G.

G. B. Loutts, M. Warren, L. Taylor, R. R. Rakhimov, H. R. Ries, G. Miller III, M. A. Noginov, M. Curley, N. Noginova, N. Kukhtarev, J. C. Caulfield, and P. Venkateswarlu, “Manganese-doped yttrium orthoaluminate: a potential material for holographic recording and data storage,” Phys. Rev. B 57, 3706–3709 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Neurgaonkar, R. R.

M. D. Ewbank, R. R. Neurgaonkar, W. K. Cory, and J. Feinberg, “Photorefractive properties of strontium-barium niobate,” J. Appl. Phys. 62, 374–380 (1987).
[CrossRef]

Noginov, M. A.

Noginova, N.

M. A. Noginov, N. Noginova, M. Curley, N. Kukhtarev, H. J. Caulfield, P. Venkateswarlu, and G. B. Loutts, “Optical characterization of Mn:YAlO3, a material for holographic recording and data storage,” J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 15, 1463–1467 (1998).
[CrossRef]

G. B. Loutts, M. Warren, L. Taylor, R. R. Rakhimov, H. R. Ries, G. Miller III, M. A. Noginov, M. Curley, N. Noginova, N. Kukhtarev, J. C. Caulfield, and P. Venkateswarlu, “Manganese-doped yttrium orthoaluminate: a potential material for holographic recording and data storage,” Phys. Rev. B 57, 3706–3709 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Noginova, N. E.

Odulov, S.

N. Kukhtarev, V. Markov, S. Odulov, M. Soskin, and V. Vinetskii, “Holographic storage in electrooptic crystals,” Ferroelectrics 22, 949 (1979).
[CrossRef]

Rajbenbach, H.

Ph. Refregier, L. Solymar, H. Rajbenbach, and J. P. Huignard, “Two-beam coupling in photorefractive Bi12SiO20 crystals with moving grating: theory and experiments,” J. Appl. Phys. 58, 45–47 (1985).
[CrossRef]

Rakhimov, R. R.

G. B. Loutts, M. Warren, L. Taylor, R. R. Rakhimov, H. R. Ries, G. Miller III, M. A. Noginov, M. Curley, N. Noginova, N. Kukhtarev, J. C. Caulfield, and P. Venkateswarlu, “Manganese-doped yttrium orthoaluminate: a potential material for holographic recording and data storage,” Phys. Rev. B 57, 3706–3709 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Refregier, Ph.

Ph. Refregier, L. Solymar, H. Rajbenbach, and J. P. Huignard, “Two-beam coupling in photorefractive Bi12SiO20 crystals with moving grating: theory and experiments,” J. Appl. Phys. 58, 45–47 (1985).
[CrossRef]

Ries, H. R.

G. B. Loutts, M. Warren, L. Taylor, R. R. Rakhimov, H. R. Ries, G. Miller III, M. A. Noginov, M. Curley, N. Noginova, N. Kukhtarev, J. C. Caulfield, and P. Venkateswarlu, “Manganese-doped yttrium orthoaluminate: a potential material for holographic recording and data storage,” Phys. Rev. B 57, 3706–3709 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Solymar, L.

Ph. Refregier, L. Solymar, H. Rajbenbach, and J. P. Huignard, “Two-beam coupling in photorefractive Bi12SiO20 crystals with moving grating: theory and experiments,” J. Appl. Phys. 58, 45–47 (1985).
[CrossRef]

Soskin, M.

N. Kukhtarev, V. Markov, S. Odulov, M. Soskin, and V. Vinetskii, “Holographic storage in electrooptic crystals,” Ferroelectrics 22, 949 (1979).
[CrossRef]

Tanguay , Jr., A. R.

J. Feinberg, D. Heiman, A. R. Tanguay, Jr., and R. W. Hellwarth, “Photorefractive effects and light-induced charge migration,” J. Appl. Phys. 51, 1297–1305 (1981).
[CrossRef]

Taylor, L.

G. B. Loutts, M. Warren, L. Taylor, R. R. Rakhimov, H. R. Ries, G. Miller III, M. A. Noginov, M. Curley, N. Noginova, N. Kukhtarev, J. C. Caulfield, and P. Venkateswarlu, “Manganese-doped yttrium orthoaluminate: a potential material for holographic recording and data storage,” Phys. Rev. B 57, 3706–3709 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Venkateswarlu, P.

Vinetskii, V.

N. Kukhtarev, V. Markov, S. Odulov, M. Soskin, and V. Vinetskii, “Holographic storage in electrooptic crystals,” Ferroelectrics 22, 949 (1979).
[CrossRef]

Warren, M.

G. B. Loutts, M. Warren, L. Taylor, R. R. Rakhimov, H. R. Ries, G. Miller III, M. A. Noginov, M. Curley, N. Noginova, N. Kukhtarev, J. C. Caulfield, and P. Venkateswarlu, “Manganese-doped yttrium orthoaluminate: a potential material for holographic recording and data storage,” Phys. Rev. B 57, 3706–3709 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Williams, A.

Ferroelectrics (1)

N. Kukhtarev, V. Markov, S. Odulov, M. Soskin, and V. Vinetskii, “Holographic storage in electrooptic crystals,” Ferroelectrics 22, 949 (1979).
[CrossRef]

J. Appl. Phys. (3)

M. D. Ewbank, R. R. Neurgaonkar, W. K. Cory, and J. Feinberg, “Photorefractive properties of strontium-barium niobate,” J. Appl. Phys. 62, 374–380 (1987).
[CrossRef]

Ph. Refregier, L. Solymar, H. Rajbenbach, and J. P. Huignard, “Two-beam coupling in photorefractive Bi12SiO20 crystals with moving grating: theory and experiments,” J. Appl. Phys. 58, 45–47 (1985).
[CrossRef]

J. Feinberg, D. Heiman, A. R. Tanguay, Jr., and R. W. Hellwarth, “Photorefractive effects and light-induced charge migration,” J. Appl. Phys. 51, 1297–1305 (1981).
[CrossRef]

J. Opt. Soc. Am. B (2)

Phys. Rev. B (1)

G. B. Loutts, M. Warren, L. Taylor, R. R. Rakhimov, H. R. Ries, G. Miller III, M. A. Noginov, M. Curley, N. Noginova, N. Kukhtarev, J. C. Caulfield, and P. Venkateswarlu, “Manganese-doped yttrium orthoaluminate: a potential material for holographic recording and data storage,” Phys. Rev. B 57, 3706–3709 (1998).
[CrossRef]

Other (1)

S. A. Basun, S. P. Feofilov, and A. A. Kaplyanskii, “Photoionization and excited state absorption in YAlO3:Ti crystals,” in Advanced Solid-State Lasers, A. A. Pinto and T. Y. Fan, eds., Vol. 15 of OSA Proceedings Series (Optical Society of America, Washington, D.C., 1993), pp. 339–342.

Cited By

OSA participates in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. Citing articles from OSA journals and other participating publishers are listed here.

Alert me when this article is cited.


Figures (5)

Fig. 1
Fig. 1

Experimental scheme.

Fig. 2
Fig. 2

Typical time dependence of beam intensities during illumination at 488 nm. IG=0.2 W/cm2 (each beam), in Mn:YAlO3. (a) The energy exchange between two mutually coherent 488-nm beams, G1 and G2. The third trace of the figure corresponds to (G1+G2)/2. (b) The temporal behavior of the direct and the 632.8-nm diffracted beams.

Fig. 3
Fig. 3

Time dependence of the diffraction efficiency at 632.8 nm at the grating period of (1) 4.3 µm, (2) 5.3 µm, and (3) 9 µm in Mn:YAlO3.

Fig. 4
Fig. 4

Dependence of the holographic recording time on the grating period. The solid curve is a guide for the eye.

Fig. 5
Fig. 5

Efficiency of the diffraction at 488 nm in YAlO3:Mn.

Metrics