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Lithium Niobate

  • J. T. Milek
  • M. Neuberger

Abstract

Lithium niobate possesses a very unique combination of properties and characteristics: 1) ferroelectric with a high Curie point, 2) large nonlinear optical coefficient, 3) large birefringence, 4) strong piezoelectric effect, 5) excellent acoustic properties, and 6) large electrooptic effect. This unusual dielectric material has been extensively investigated only quite recently.

Keywords

Lithium Niobate Spontaneous Polarization Lithium Niobate Crystal Nonlinear Optical Material Electrooptic Coefficient 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. T. Milek
    • 1
  • M. Neuberger
    • 1
  1. 1.Electronic Properties Information CenterHughes Aircraft CompanyCulver CityUSA

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