Second harmonic generation by counter propagating beams in 4-dimethylamino-4'-nitrostilbene

Otomo, Akira; Mittler-Neher, Silvia
December 1993
Applied Physics Letters;12/20/1993, Vol. 63 Issue 25, p3405
Academic Journal
Examines second harmonic generation in 4-dimethylamino-4'-nitrostilbene (DANS) side-chain polymers channel waveguides. Characterization of DANS side-chain polymers; Fabrication of DANS side-chain polymer; Generation of conversion efficiency devices from single film DANS side-chain polymer waveguides.


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