Optimized IR Diffra Ctive Optical Elements

  • J. R. M. Codère
  • E. J. Fjarlie


Diffractive Optical Elements (DOEs) 1 were designed and fabricated to operate at 1.064 µm with apertures of 8 mm and F/Nos that varied from F/32 to F/42, 3. The designs were made using two-level and four-level lithography as well as the laser write technique.


Diffraction Efficiency Zone Plate Optical Path Difference Thickness Profile Diffractive Optical Element 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. R. M. Codère
    • 1
  • E. J. Fjarlie
    • 1
  1. 1.The Department of Mechanical EngineeringThe Royal Military College of CanadaKingstonCanada

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