Optically-triggered optical limiters for short-wavelength infrared sensor protection

Michael G. Wood, Alec McKay, Theodore J. Morin, Darwin K. Serkland, Ting S. Luk, Steve L. Wolfley, Loren Gastian, John P. Mudrick, Ben Jasperson, Harley T. Johnson

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We report experimental and numerical developments extending the operating range of vanadium dioxide based optical limiters into the short-wavelength infrared. Pixelated sensor elements have been fabricated which show optically-triggered limiting of a 2.7 µm probe.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article numberSTh1E.3
JournalOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
StatePublished - 2021
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO:S and I 2021 - Part of Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2021 - Virtual, Online, United States
Duration: May 9 2021May 14 2021

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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