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3-D Optical Storage and Engraving Inside Transparent Materials

  • E. N. Glezer
  • M. Milosavljevic
  • L. Huang
  • R. L. Finlay
  • T.-H. Her
  • J. P. Callan
  • E. Mazur
Part of the Springer Series in Chemical Physics book series (CHEMICAL, volume 62)

Abstract

We present a novel method for 3-D optical data storage and internal engraving that has sub-micron resolution, provides a large contrast in index of refraction, and is applicable to a wide range of transparent materials.

Keywords

Fuse Silica Numerical Aperture Ultrashort Laser Pulse Transparent Material Optical Storage 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. N. Glezer
    • 1
  • M. Milosavljevic
    • 1
  • L. Huang
    • 1
  • R. L. Finlay
    • 1
  • T.-H. Her
    • 1
  • J. P. Callan
    • 1
  • E. Mazur
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Applied Sciences and Department of PhysicsHarvard UniversityCambridgeUSA

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