Polymers as Mid-Infrared Holographic Recording Media

  • S. Calixto


In this paper it is shown that thin polymethyl-methacrylate films and polycarbonate blocks can be used to record interference patterns having a spatial frequency of a few lines/mm. Light source used in the experiments was a CO2 laser which emits radiation with a wavelength of 10.6 μm. Diffraction efficiency behavior for red and infrared light is presented.


Spatial Frequency Interference Pattern Diffraction Efficiency Zone Plate PMMA Film 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Calixto
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  1. 1.Centro de Investigaciones en OpticaLeon, GTOMexico

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