Fundamentals of Nonlinear Optics

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


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


Phase Match Induce Polarization Optical Bistability Order Polarization Difference Frequency Generation 
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  • Christos Flytzanis
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  1. 1.Laboratoire d’Optique du C.N.R.S.Ecole PolytechniquePalaiseau, cedexFrance

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