Power-dependent attenuation of nonlinear waves guided by thin films

Ariyasu, J.; Seaton, C. T.; Stegeman, G. I.
August 1985
Applied Physics Letters;8/15/1985, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p355
Academic Journal
We show that if one or both of the media bounding a thin film has an intensity-dependent refractive index, and is also lossy, then the attenuation coefficient for nonlinear waves guided by the film can be very strongly power dependent.


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