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Electro-optic measurements in poled polymer films between planeparallel, semitransparent metal electrodes
Author(s): Cornelis P.J.M. van der Vorst; Carina J.M. van Weerdenburg
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Paper Abstract

Two different methods are described for measurement of the Pockels effect in a poled polymer film between planeparallel, semitransparent metal electrodes. Both are transmission experiments which can be performed at the same sample spot, using a common experimental set up. After a general description of the Pockels effect in electric field aligned sidechain polymers, the two measuring methods are described. Results of both types of measurements, obtained in a poled side-chain polymer with 4dimethylamino4'nitrostilbene (DANS) in the side group, are discussed.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 December 1990
PDF: 12 pages
Proc. SPIE 1337, Nonlinear Optical Properties of Organic Materials III, (1 December 1990); doi: 10.1117/12.22949
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Cornelis P.J.M. van der Vorst, Akzo Research Labs. Arnhem (Netherlands)
Carina J.M. van Weerdenburg, Akzo Research Labs. Arnhem (Netherlands)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1337:
Nonlinear Optical Properties of Organic Materials III
Garo Khanarian, Editor(s)

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