Nonlinear Optical Device (Icaroscope) at the Institute of Optics, University of Rochester During the Second World War

  • Carlos R. StroudEmail author
Part of the Springer Series in Optical Sciences book series (SSOS, volume 217)


This chapter contains a brief history of development of a nonlinear optical device (Icaroscope) in the University of Rochester during the Second World War based on saturation of luminescence (Sect. 16.1). The text of original publication by B. O’Brien is also included (Sect. 16.2).

Copyright information

© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.The Institute of Optics, University of RochesterRochesterUSA

Personalised recommendations