Monomer diffusion rates in photopolymer material : Part II High-frequency gratings and bulk diffusion

Title: Monomer diffusion rates in photopolymer material : Part II High-frequency gratings and bulk diffusion
Authors: Close, Ciara E.
Gleeson, M. R.
Mooney, Damian A.
Sheridan, John T.
Permanent link: http://hdl.handle.net/10197/3328
Date: 1-Apr-2011
Abstract: Photosensitive polymers are of practical importance, and mass transport within such materials plays a critical role in their behavior. Building on the work in Part I [J. Opt. Soc. Am. B doc. ID 136413 (posted 5 January 2011, in press)], the diffusion constants of a number of materials (i.e., acrylamide, polyacrylamide, water, propanol, and acetone) within a photosensitive layer are measured. A combination of optical and physical chemistry techniques is applied under different conditions. Determining the rates of diffusion is beneficial as it: (i) indicates material stability over time and (ii) supports material characterization, modeling, and performance optimization
Funding Details: Science Foundation Ireland
Irish Research Council for Science, Engineering and Technology
Type of material: Journal Article
Publisher: Optical Society of America
Copyright (published version): 2011 Optical Society of America
Subject LCSH: Photopolymers
Diffusion
Diffraction gratings
Holography
DOI: 10.1364/JOSAB.28.000842
Language: en
Status of Item: Not peer reviewed
Appears in Collections:Electrical and Electronic Engineering Research Collection

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