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Optical and Quantum Electronics

, Volume 10, Issue 5, pp 435–439 | Cite as

Second-harmonic imaging in the scanning optical microscope

  • J. N. Gannaway
  • C. J. R. Sheppard
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Abstract

A scanning optical microscope in which an image is produced from the generation of optical second harmonics within the specimen has been constructed. Pictures have been obtained from various crystals which show high contrast levels and detail not visible with the conventional microscope.

Keywords

Optical Microscope Communication Network High Contrast Contrast Level Conventional Microscope 
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    C. J. R. Sheppard, J. N. Gannaway, R. Kompfner andD. Walsh,IEEE J. Quant. Elect. QE-13 (1977) 100D.Google Scholar

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© Chapman and Hall Ltd 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. N. Gannaway
    • 1
  • C. J. R. Sheppard
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Engineering ScienceUniversity of OxfordOxfordUK

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