Theory of Optical Bistability of Dielectric Crystals

  • J. Goll
  • H. Haken


We calculate the non-linear transmissivity of a dielectric crystal for an impinging electromagnetic wave. We investigate the phenomenon of optical bistability and discuss the influence of the detuning.


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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Goll
    • 1
  • H. Haken
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für Theoretische PhysikUniversität StuttgartStuttgart 80Germany

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