Corona poling of nonlinear polymer thin films for electro-optic modulators

Hill, R.A.; Knoesen, A.
October 1994
Applied Physics Letters;10/3/1994, Vol. 65 Issue 14, p1733
Academic Journal
Presents an experimental technique for corona poling a nonlinear polymer thin film for use in electro-optic modulators. Elimination of pinhole and surface roughness damage; Comparison of the corona poling technique with the contact poling technique; Production of large areas of large-second nonlinearity and high optical quality films.


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