Harmonic generation in ferroelectric liquid crystals: Phase matching loci

Arnett, Kenneth E.; Velsko, Stephan P.
May 1994
Applied Physics Letters;5/30/1994, Vol. 64 Issue 22, p2919
Academic Journal
Examines first measurements of phase-matched second-harmonic generation along the entire phase-matching locus. Use of commercial ferroelectric liquid crystals (FLC) in evaluating phase-matching properties; Similarity of the phase-matching loci in different FLC mixtures; Categorization of the crystals as compounds with common supermolecular structure.


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