Accession Number : ADA337944
Title : High Performance Electrooptic Polymers and Excited State Enhancements
Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Sep 96-31 Aug 07
Corporate Author : PENNSYLVANIA UNIV PHILADELPHIA DEPT OFPHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY
Personal Author(s) : Garito, Anthony F.
PDF Url : ADA337944
Report Date : 11 FEB 1998
Pagination or Media Count : 57
Abstract : The enhancement of the third order nonlinear optical susceptibility cubed X in the conjugated linear chain has been studied both theoretically and experimentally, when the system is optically pumped to electronic excited states. Enhancements as high as 1000 times have been achieved.
Descriptors : *NONLINEAR OPTICS, *FOUR WAVE MIXING, ELECTROOPTICS, EXCITATION, ELECTRONIC STATES, OPTICAL PUMPING.
Subject Categories : Optics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE