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  • Vol. 21, Iss. 21 — Nov. 1, 1996
  • pp: 1777–1779

Two-photon saturation in the band gap of a molecular quantum wire

William E. Torruellas, Brian L. Lawrence, George I. Stegeman, and Gregory Baker  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 21, Issue 21, pp. 1777-1779 (1996)

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The saturation of the strongest two-photon band accessible with photon energies in the band gap of a one-dimensional π -electron conjugated molecular single crystal is observed with 200-fs pulses for optical intensities of the order of 2 GW/cm2.

© 1996 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: June 24, 1996
Published: November 1, 1996

William E. Torruellas, Brian L. Lawrence, Gregory Baker, and George I. Stegeman, "Two-photon saturation in the band gap of a molecular quantum wire," Opt. Lett. 21, 1777-1779 (1996)

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