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Fundamentals of Nonlinear Optics

  • Christos Flytzanis
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Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSE, volume 289)

Abstract

Elementary concepts of nonlinear optics are reviewed with particular emphasis on the nonlinear dipolar polarization and the relevant nonlinear materials for applications in devices.

Keywords

Phase Match Induce Polarization Optical Bistability Order Polarization Difference Frequency Generation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Christos Flytzanis
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  1. 1.Laboratoire d’Optique du C.N.R.S.Ecole PolytechniquePalaiseau, cedexFrance

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