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Mid-infrared optical elements fabricated on polymer materials
Author(s): Manuel Ornelas-Rodriguez; Sergio Calixto
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Paper Abstract

Microlenses, microlens arrays and diffraction gratings can be made by using polymer materials. These elements can work with mid-infrared light. The influence of some fabrication process variables in the fmal parameters of the elements is analyzed. The surface shapes of the fabricated elements were investigated by a surface analyzer and an interference microscope. The ability of microlenses to focus mid-infrared light and to form infrared images and a diffraction efficiency study of the gratings are shown.

Paper Details

Date Published: 15 December 2000
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 4087, Applications of Photonic Technology 4, (15 December 2000); doi: 10.1117/12.406298
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Manuel Ornelas-Rodriguez, Ctr. de Investigaciones en Optica (Mexico)
Sergio Calixto, Ctr. de Investigaciones en Optica (Mexico)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 4087:
Applications of Photonic Technology 4
Roger A. Lessard; George A. Lampropoulos, Editor(s)

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