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  • Received: Dec. 8, 2006

    Accepted: --

    Posted: Jun. 27, 2007

    Published Online: Jun. 27, 2007

    The Author Email: Jun Yang (junyang@ustc.edu)

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    Jun Yang, Bin Guo, Douguo Zhang, Pei Wang, Hai Ming. Optically inscribed surface-relief zone plates in azo polymer films[J]. Chinese Optics Letters, 2007, 5(5): 255

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Chinese Optics Letters, Vol. 5, Issue 5, 255 (2007)

Optically inscribed surface-relief zone plates in azo polymer films

Jun Yang1,2,*, Bin Guo1,2, Douguo Zhang3, Pei Wang3, and Hai Ming2

Author Affiliations

  • 1Academe of Optoelectronic Technology, Hefei University of Technology, Hefei 230009
  • 2Department of Physics, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei 230026
  • 3College of Information Science and Technology, Nanjing Forestry University, Nanjing 210037

Abstract

We describe a simple and cost-effective holographic method for the fabrication of surface-relief zone plates. The zone plate is inscribed by interference between the first- and second-order diffracted waves from an ion-etched Fresnel zone plate. The inscribed surface-relief zone plates are observed by atomic force microscope (AFM). The formation process of the surface grating and the mass diffusion in azo polymer are analyzed.

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