TITLE

A thin atomic vapor as a nonlinear optical medium

AUTHOR(S)
Ai, B.; Glassner, D.S.
PUB. DATE
February 1994
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;2/21/1994, Vol. 64 Issue 8, p951
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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].
ACCESSION #
4266360

 

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