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Chirped-grating output couplers in dielectric waveguides

Katzir, A. and Livanos, A. C. and Yariv, A. (1977) Chirped-grating output couplers in dielectric waveguides. Applied Physics Letters, 30 (5). pp. 225-226. ISSN 0003-6951. doi:10.1063/1.89358.

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This paper reports on the method of fabrication and first experiments of chirped (variable period) gratings in a dielectric waveguide. Such gratings, which are proposed as a new optical building block, are used in this work as focusing output couplers.

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Additional Information:© 1977 American Institute of Physics. Received 4 August 1976; in final form 29 November 1976. The authors wish to thank Professor N. George for many helpful discussions and D.R. Armstrong for his assistance. Research supported by Air Force Office of Scientific Research.
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