Terahertz nonlinear response in lithium niobate

  • Thomas Hornung
  • Ka-Lo Yeh
  • Keith A. Nelson
Part of the Springer Series in Chemical Physics book series (CHEMICAL, volume 88)

Abstract

THz SHG is observed in a patterned MgO:LiNbO3 crystal using crossed THz polariton waves generated by spatiotemporally shaped optical pulses. The experiment foreshadows versatile nonlinear THz spectroscopy with integrated THz field shaping, guidance, and visualization.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Thomas Hornung
    • 1
  • Ka-Lo Yeh
    • 1
  • Keith A. Nelson
    • 1
  1. 1.Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridgeUSA

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