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Development of a novel liquid crystal spatial light modulator for real-time holography
Author(s): David V. Wick; Ty Martinez; James Michael Wilkes; Mark T. Gruneisen
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Paper Abstract

Deformed-helix ferroelectric liquid-crystal media with high molecular tilt angles have been used in spatial light modulators to make them faster and more efficient. A prototype device developed for real-time holography applications has generated diffraction efficiencies as high as 38 percent and response times as short as 600 microsecond(s) ec.

Paper Details

Date Published: 14 October 1998
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 3475, Liquid Crystals II, (14 October 1998); doi: 10.1117/12.326907
Show Author Affiliations
David V. Wick, Air Force Research Lab. (United States)
Ty Martinez, Air Force Research Lab. (United States)
James Michael Wilkes, Air Force Research Lab. (United States)
Mark T. Gruneisen, Air Force Research Lab. (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 3475:
Liquid Crystals II
Iam-Choon Khoo, Editor(s)

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