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Radiation effects on dynamical behavior of LiNbO3 switching devices
Author(s): Alvin S. Kanofsky; William J. Minford; James E. Watson
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Paper Abstract

The dynamical properties of LiNbO3 switches were measured as a function of radiation. The devices are titanium indiffused delta beta switches. Measurements of the gamma radiation level using radiation monitors indicate a total dose of less than 100 rad for a 5-min gamma exposure. The dc levels attenuate for the unswitched case, but not to the same degree that the switched signals do. With pulsed beam, a pulsed attenuation of the signal is evident.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 February 1991
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 1374, Integrated Optics and Optoelectronics II, (1 February 1991); doi: 10.1117/12.24955
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Alvin S. Kanofsky, Lehigh Univ. (United States)
William J. Minford, AT&T Bell Labs. (United States)
James E. Watson, AT&T Bell Labs. (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1374:
Integrated Optics and Optoelectronics II
Ka Kha Wong, Editor(s)

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