THERMALLY INDUCED OPTICAL BISTABILITY IN THIN FILM DEVICES.

Istvan Janossy, Mohammad R. Taghizadeh, J. Gordon H. Mathew, S. Desmond Smith

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Abstract

A simple theoretical model describing thermally induced optical bistability is discussed. Results of experimental studies of optical bistability in ZnSe interference filters near the band edge are in good agreement with the predictions of this model.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1447-1452
Number of pages6
JournalIEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics
VolumeQE-21
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - Sep 1 1985

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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Janossy, I., Taghizadeh, M. R., Mathew, J. G. H., & Smith, S. D. (1985). THERMALLY INDUCED OPTICAL BISTABILITY IN THIN FILM DEVICES. IEEE Journal of Quantum Electronics, QE-21(9), 1447-1452.