TITLE

Electro-optical characterization of Pb(Zr,Ti)O[sub 3] thin films by waveguide refractometry

AUTHOR(S)
Potter Jr., B.G.; Sinclair, M.B.
PUB. DATE
October 1993
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;10/18/1993, Vol. 63 Issue 16, p2180
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the refractive index and thickness of lead zirconate titanate (PZT) film. Determination of electro-optic response in PZT films by waveguide refractometry technique; Association between sharp minima in reflected intensity and waveguiding modes in PZT film; Importance of electro-optics for polarization related phenomena in ferroelectric films.
ACCESSION #
4233015

 

Related Articles

  • Electro-optic properties of single crystalline ferroelectric thin films. Reitze, D.H.; Haton, E. // Applied Physics Letters;8/2/1993, Vol. 63 Issue 5, p596 

    Investigates the electro-optic properties of single crystalline ferroelectric thin films. Details of the ferroelectric random access memories; Characterization of substrate and electrode material on electro-optic signal magnitudes; Use of electric field induced birefringence in characterizing...

  • Miniaturized total-reflection ferroelectric liquid-crystal electro-optic switch. Bawa, S. S.; Biradar, A. M.; Saxena, K.; Chandra, Subhas // Applied Physics Letters;10/8/1990, Vol. 57 Issue 15, p1479 

    A total internal reflection (TIR) ferroelectric liquid-crystal optical switch has been described using a larger value of birefringence and higher extraordinary refractive index (ne) of FLC than the refractive index (ng) of glass. The off-axis orientations of voltage selected optic axes...

  • Guest-host electro-optic switching in spin-coated polymer ferroelectric liquid crystal film. Okazaki, Shoji; Uto, Sadahito // Applied Physics Letters;12/8/1997, Vol. 71 Issue 23, p3373 

    Examines the electro-optic effect in dichroic-dye-doped polymer ferroelectric liquid crystal thin films prepared by spin-coating technique. Confirmation of the electro-optic switching in dye-doped film; Observation of the absorption spectra in spin-coated guest-host film; Dependence of response...

  • Electro-optic characterization of (Pb, La)TiO... thin films using prism-coupling technique. Boudrioua, A.; Loulergue, J. C. // Journal of Applied Physics;2/1/1999, Vol. 85 Issue 3, p1780 

    Presents information on a study which investigated the optical and electro-optical properties of ferroelectric (Pb, La)TiO... thin films using the prism-coupling technique. Thin film fabrication; Experimental arrangements; Results and discussion; Conclusions.

  • Pressure dependence of the electro-optic response function in partially exposed polymer.... Parmar, D.S.; Holmes, H.K. // Applied Physics Letters;7/5/1993, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p21 

    Examines the response of partially exposed polymer dispersed ferroelectric liquid crystal (PEPDFLC) thin films to external pressure. Observation of an electro-optic switching response in PEPDFLC; Effects of pressure in the local electric field; Change in PEPDFLC transmission as a function of...

  • Electro-optic effect in Ba[sub 1-x]Pb[sub x]TiO[sub 3] films. Fuflyigin, V.; Wang, F.; Jiang, H.; Zhao, J.; Norris, P. // Applied Physics Letters;3/27/2000, Vol. 76 Issue 13 

    High quality Ba[sub 1-x]Pb[sub x]TiO[sub 3] (x=0-0.25) films were grown on R-Al[sub 2]O[sub 3] in a wide thickness range of 0.5-3 μm. Significant improvement of the films' crystallinity and optical quality was observed in the presence of lead oxide for the films prepared at 650-700 °C....

  • Electro-optic switching in spin-coated ferroelectric mesomorphic polymer films and its analysis. Uto, Sadahito; Moritake, Hiroshi; Ozaki, Masanori; Yoshino, Katsumi; Skarp, Kent; Helgee, Bertil // Journal of Applied Physics;4/15/1996, Vol. 79 Issue 8, p4444 

    Provides information on a study which observed electro-optic switching in ferroelectric mesomorphic polymer films by applying an external field using in-plane electrodes. Characteristics of the electro-optic switching; Analysis of the switching dynamics; Observation on thin films of a chiral...

  • Large third-order optical nonlinearity in (Pb,La)(Zr,Ti)O3 ferroelectric thin film. Leng, W. J.; Yang, C. R.; Ji, H.; Zhang, J. H.; Tang, J. L.; Chen, H. W. // Journal of Applied Physics;12/15/2006, Vol. 100 Issue 12, p126101 

    Ferroelectric (Pb0.92La0.08)(Zr0.65Ti0.35)O3 (PLZT) film with good surface morphology and perovskite structure was grown in situ on quartz substrate by radio-frequency magnetron sputtering at 650 °C. The fundamental optical constants (the band gap energy, linear refractive index, and...

  • Linear and nonlinear optical properties of rare earth doped of Ba0.7Sr0.3TiO3 thin films. Reshmi, R.; Sreeja, R.; Jayaraj, M. K.; James, J.; Sebastian, M. T. // Applied Physics B: Lasers & Optics;Aug2009, Vol. 96 Issue 2/3, p433 

    Ba0.7Sr0.3TiO3:Eu ferroelectric films were deposited on quartz substrates by pulsed laser deposition. The linear absorption coefficient and the linear refractive index calculated from the transmission spectrum at 532 nm were found to be 1.67×104 cm−1 and 1.82 respectively. The room...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics