Photomechanical stabilization in a polymer fiber-based all-optical circuit

Welker, D.J.; Kuzyk, M.G.
February 1994
Applied Physics Letters;2/14/1994, Vol. 64 Issue 7, p809
Academic Journal
Describes the photomechanical stabilization of an interferometer mirror in a polymer fiber-based all-optical feedback circuit. Calculation of stabilization turn-on time and thermal dissipation time; Dependence of light intensity on fiber length; Effect of increased thermal conductivity on thermal relaxation time.


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