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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 18, Iss. 8 — Apr. 12, 2010
  • pp: 7851–7856

Second harmonic generation in periodically polarity-inverted zinc oxide

Jinsub Park, Yoshiki Yamazaki, Masanobu Iwanaga, Sungmo Ahn, Heonsu Jeon, Takumi Fujiwara, and Takafumi Yao  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 8, pp. 7851-7856 (2010)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.18.007851


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Abstract

We report on the second harmonic generation (SHG) in 2D periodically polarity-inverted (PPI) ZnO heterostructures. The grating structures with nanometer-scale periodicity are fabricated on (0001) Al2O3 substrates by using the in situ polarity inversion method. The achievements of SHG with grating in fabricated PPI ZnO structures are demonstrated under consideration of quasi phase matching conditions. In general, grating formation using the this periodical array of differnet polar surface can be extended to the other heteroepitaxial systems with polarity characteristics.

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OCIS Codes
(160.4670) Materials : Optical materials
(190.4400) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, materials

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: November 20, 2009
Revised Manuscript: January 13, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: January 14, 2010
Published: March 31, 2010

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Jinsub Park, Yoshiki Yamazaki, Masanobu Iwanaga, , Sungmo Ahn, Heonsu Jeon, Takumi Fujiwara, and Takafumi Yao, "Second harmonic generation in periodically polarity-inverted zinc oxide," Opt. Express 18, 7851-7856 (2010)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-18-8-7851


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