Optical second harmonic generation in Langmuir-Blodgett films of n-docosyl-2-methyl-4-nitroaniline

Howarth, V.A.; Asai, N.
October 1992
Applied Physics Letters;10/5/1992, Vol. 61 Issue 14, p1616
Academic Journal
Demonstrates the preparation of the Langmuir-Blodgett (LB) films of n-docosyl-2-methyl-4-nitroaniline (DCMNA). Observation of the optical second harmonic generation from the LB multilayers of DCMNA; Polarization of the second harmonic signal parallel to the dipping direction; Derivation of the maximum second harmonic intensity.


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