A thin atomic vapor as a nonlinear optical medium

Ai, B.; Glassner, D.S.
February 1994
Applied Physics Letters;2/21/1994, Vol. 64 Issue 8, p951
Academic Journal
Demonstrates the optical nonlinearity of atomic cesium vapor. Utilization of thin atomic vapor for high resolution images; Exhibition of strong nonlinearity in phase conjugate four-wave mixing geometry; Comparison of the projected performance with Bi[sub 12]SiO[sub 20].


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