Photochemically formed refractive index profiles in nonlinear optical polymer thin films

Jang-Joo Kim; Taehyoung Zyung
June 1994
Applied Physics Letters;6/20/1994, Vol. 64 Issue 25, p3488
Academic Journal
Develops a kinetic model to describe the refractive index profile formed by photochemical reaction in nonlinear optical polymers. Inclusions of the effect of the absorption and the photoproduct; Factor affecting the rate of the bleached depth change with time; Effect of small absorption of bleaching light on the resulting refractive index profiles.


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