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  • Editor: Alan E. Willner
  • Vol. 34, Iss. 4 — Feb. 15, 2009
  • pp: 437–439

Second-harmonic generation in IR-transparent β - Ge S 2 crystallized glasses

Changgui Lin, Haizheng Tao, Xiaolin Zheng, Ruikun Pan, Haochun Zang, and Xiujian Zhao  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Letters, Vol. 34, Issue 4, pp. 437-439 (2009)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OL.34.000437


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Abstract

IR-transparent β - Ge S 2 crystallized glasses were fabricated by crystallization of the glass with a stoichiometric composition corresponding to target crystal and only β - Ge S 2 crystallites were precipitated. A clear second-harmonic generation was observed in the crystallized glasses by the Maker fringe technique. The optical nonlinear susceptibility, χ ( 2 ) , of β - Ge S 2 crystallized glasses was found to be 7.3 pm V , being comparable to that created by thermal/electric or other poling methods, which opens a new way to an optical converter operating in the mid-IR spectral region.

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OCIS Codes
(160.2750) Materials : Glass and other amorphous materials
(160.4760) Materials : Optical properties
(190.2620) Nonlinear optics : Harmonic generation and mixing
(190.4720) Nonlinear optics : Optical nonlinearities of condensed matter

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: November 5, 2008
Revised Manuscript: January 2, 2009
Manuscript Accepted: January 6, 2009
Published: February 9, 2009

Citation
Changgui Lin, Haizheng Tao, Xiaolin Zheng, Ruikun Pan, Haochun Zang, and Xiujian Zhao, "Second-harmonic generation in IR-transparent β-GeS2 crystallized glasses," Opt. Lett. 34, 437-439 (2009)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ol/abstract.cfm?URI=ol-34-4-437


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