Calculations of homogeneous nonlinear film transmittivity using a self-consistent linearizing method

  • G. S. Barbastathis
  • C. N. Capsalis


A stable iterative method for solving the nonlinear boundary value problem at nonlinear homogeneous film geometries is presented. The principle of consistency between field power and wavenumber is utilized and the resulting bistable and filtering behavior is investigated.


Iterative Method Linearize Method Nonlinear Boundary Homogeneous Film Film Geometry 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. S. Barbastathis
    • 1
  • C. N. Capsalis
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Microwave and Fiber Optics LaboratoryNational Technical University of AthensAthensGreece

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