Accession Number : AD0737515

Title :   The Origins of the Nonlinear Refractive Indices of Liquids and Glasses,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA INST OF TECH PASADENA DIV OF ENGINEERING AND APPLIED SCIENCE

Personal Author(s) : Owyoung,Adelbert

Report Date : DEC 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 273

Abstract : ;Contents: The formal description of nonlinear optical phenomena; The determination of the third order nonlinear susceptibility tensor in isotropic media; Mechanisms for the third order nonlinear polarization in isotropic media; Interpretation of the nonlinear polarization; Experimental implementation of the ellipse rotation study; Interpretation of the nonlinear susceptibility measurements in isotropic media.

Descriptors :   (*GLASS, REFRACTIVE INDEX), (*REFRACTIVE INDEX, CHLORIDES), (*OPTICAL PHENOMENA, NONLINEAR SYSTEMS), CARBON COMPOUNDS, FOCUSING, ELECTROOPTICS, POLARIZATION, BIREFRINGENCE, RAMAN SPECTROSCOPY, THESES

Subject Categories : Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE