Electrically driven thermal annealing set-up dedicated to high quality factor optical resonator fabrication

Patrice Salzenstein, Souleymane Diallo, Mikhail Zarubin


This paper reports on the development of an oven with a special purpose electronic board and specialist materials such
as basalt fiber and nichrome. It is designed for optical resonators which are temperature controlled during their annealing
process to increase their quality factor for the purpose of photonics applications.


optical resonator, Q-factor, annealing

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