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  • Vol. 43, Iss. 16 — Jun. 1, 2004
  • pp: 3319–3323

Measurement of the χ(2) tensors of KTiOPO4, KTiOAsO4, RbTiOPO4, and RbTiOAsO4 crystals

Michael V. Pack, Darrell J. Armstrong, and Arlee V. Smith  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 43, Issue 16, pp. 3319-3323 (2004)

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We use the separated-beams method to measure the second-order nonlinear optical tensors of the crystals KTiOPO4, KTiOAsO4, RbTiOPO4, and RbTiOAsO4 for second-harmonic generation of 1064-nm light. Our results agree well with most previous measurements but have improved precision.

© 2004 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(160.4330) Materials : Nonlinear optical materials
(190.4400) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, materials

Original Manuscript: November 5, 2003
Revised Manuscript: February 25, 2004
Published: June 1, 2004

Michael V. Pack, Darrell J. Armstrong, and Arlee V. Smith, "Measurement of the χ(2) tensors of KTiOPO4, KTiOAsO4, RbTiOPO4, and RbTiOAsO4 crystals," Appl. Opt. 43, 3319-3323 (2004)

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