New method of measuring second harmonic generation efficiency using powder crystals

Kiguchi, M.; Kato, M.
April 1992
Applied Physics Letters;4/20/1992, Vol. 60 Issue 16, p1933
Academic Journal
Proposes a method of measuring second-harmonic (SH) generation efficiency using powder crystals. Details on the coherence length for the nonphase-matchable element of the SH coefficient tensor; Reasons for the undetected strong nondirectional SH from bulk crystals; Advantages of using the Maker fringe method.


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