Excitation of surface acoustic waves in Rb:KTP

Excitation of surface acoustic waves in Rb:KTP

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For the first time the excitation of surface acoustic waves (SAWs) by means of interdigital transducers has been realised in Rb : KTP crystals. The speed of the SAW of 3.9 km/s and the insertion loss of 29 dB were measured at a frequency of 240 MHz.


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