The transmittance, the absorptance, and the phase shift on transmission and on reflection of a nonlinear, absorbing dielectric film are studied numerically for various model nonlinearities. The solution of the coupled nonlinear differential equations is straightforward.
© 1996 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: October 23, 1995
Published: March 15, 1996
H. W. Schürmann and R. Schmoldt, "Optical response of a nonlinear absorbing dielectric film," Opt. Lett. 21, 387-389 (1996)