Line acoustic waves on cleaved edges

  title={Line acoustic waves on cleaved edges},
  author={Supriyo Datta and Michael J. Hoskins and Bill J. Hunsinger},
The feasibility of fabricating wedges suitable for wave propagation by cleaving LiNbO3 is demonstrated. This is a simple technique that affords excellent control over the wedge angle. The velocity and field distribution of line waves along the cleaved edge are predicted well from theory.