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Author Powers, Peter E., author.

Title Field guide to nonlinear optics / Peter E. Powers.

Published Bellingham, Washington (1000 20th St. Bellingham WA 98225-6705 USA) : SPIE Press, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (x, 92 pages) : illustrations.
Series The field guide series ; FG29
SPIE field guides ; FG29.
SPIE Digital Library.
Notes "SPIE Digital Library."--Website.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Glossary of terms and acronyms -- Electromagnetic waves and crystal optics -- Nonlinear susceptibility -- Electro-optic effect -- x(2) parametric processes -- Phase matching -- Phase matching bandwidth -- x(2) waveguides -- x(3)parametric processes -- Nonlinear refractive index -- Raman and Brillouin processes -- Ultrafast nonlinear effects -- Appendices: Gaussian beams; Sellmeier equations for selected x(2) crystals; Properties of selected x(2) crystals; References for selected x(2) crystals tables -- Equation summary -- Bibliography.
Restrictions Restricted to subscribers or individual electronic text purchasers.
Summary This Field Guide is designed for those looking for a condensed and concise source of key concepts, equations, and techniques for nonlinear optics. Examples throughout this Field Guide illustrate fundamental concepts while demonstrating the application of key equations. Topics covered include technologically important effects, recent developments in nonlinear optics, and linear optical properties central to nonlinear phenomena, with a focus on real-world applicability in the field of nonlinear optics.
Other formats Also available in print version.
System notes Mode of access: World Wide Web.
System requirements: Adobe Acrobat Reader.
Notes Title from PDF title page (SPIE eBooks Website, viewed 2013-07-12).
Other author Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers, publisher.
Subject Nonlinear optics.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9780819496362 (electronic)
9780819496355 (print)
Standard Number 10.1117/3.1002081