OSA's Digital Library

Journal of the Optical Society of America B

Journal of the Optical Society of America B


  • Vol. 15, Iss. 1 — Jan. 1, 1998
  • pp: 446–450

Efficient stimulated Brillouin scattering in the organic crystal deuterated l-arginine phosphate monohydrate

M. Yoshimura, Y. Mori, T. Sasaki, H. Yoshida, and M. Nakatsuka  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA B, Vol. 15, Issue 1, pp. 446-450 (1998)

View Full Text Article

Enhanced HTML    Acrobat PDF (231 KB)

Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools



A stimulated Brillouin scattering phase-conjugate mirror with the organic nonlinear optical crystal deuterated l-arginine phosphate monohydrate has shown a reflectivity of more than 80% at 1064 nm. We demonstrate the correction of a deliberate aberration for a 10-Hz Nd:YAG laser by this crystal.

© 1998 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(190.0190) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics
(190.4710) Nonlinear optics : Optical nonlinearities in organic materials
(190.5040) Nonlinear optics : Phase conjugation
(290.5900) Scattering : Scattering, stimulated Brillouin

M. Yoshimura, Y. Mori, T. Sasaki, H. Yoshida, and M. Nakatsuka, "Efficient stimulated Brillouin scattering in the organic crystal deuterated L-arginine phosphate monohydrate," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 15, 446-450 (1998)

Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset  


  1. X. Dong, J. Min-fua, and T. Zhong-ke, “A new phase matchable nonlinear optic crystal L-arginine phosphate monohydrate,” Acta Chim. Sin. 41, 570–573 (1983).
  2. T. Sasaki, A. Yokotani, K. Fujioka, T. Yamanaka, and S. Nakai, “Synthesis and second harmonic generation of deuterated L-arginine phosphate monohydrate crystal,” in Vol. 36 of Springer Proceedings in Physics, T. Kobayashi, ed. (Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1989), pp. 206–209.
  3. A. Yokotani, T. Sasaki, K. Yoshida, and S. Nakai, “Extremely high damage threshold of a new nonlinear crystal L-arginine phosphate and its deuterium compound,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 55, 2692–2693 (1989). [CrossRef]
  4. K. Aoki, K. Nagano, and Y. Iitaka, “The crystal structure of L-arginine phosphate monohydrate,” Acta Crystallogr. Sect. B 27, 11–23 (1971). [CrossRef]
  5. D. Eimerl, S. Velsko, L. Davis, F. Wang, G. Loiacono, and G. Kennedy, “Deuterated L-arginine phosphate: a new efficient nonlinear crystal,” IEEE J. Quantum Electron. 25, 179–193 (1989). [CrossRef]
  6. J. Munch, R. F. Wuerker, and M. J. LeFebvre, “Interaction length for optical phase conjugation by stimulated Brillouin scattering: an experimental investigation,” Appl. Opt. 28, 3099–3105 (1989). [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  7. R. A. Mullen, R. C. Lind, and G. C. Valley, “Observation of stimulated Brillouin scattering gain with a dual spectral-line pump,” Opt. Commun. 63, 123–128 (1987). [CrossRef]

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited