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Optical Materials Express

Optical Materials Express

  • Editor: David J. Hagan
  • Vol. 1, Iss. 1 — May. 1, 2011
  • pp: 3–4

Focus Issue Introduction: Chiral Optical Materials

Thierry Verbiest and Vincent Rodriguez  »View Author Affiliations

Optical Materials Express, Vol. 1, Issue 1, pp. 3-4 (2011)

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This special issue, “Chiral Optical Materials,” within the inaugural publication of Optical Materials Express, presents research describing recent advances in the field. Research presented focuses on nonlinear optical properties of chiral organic molecules, optical properties of chiral liquid crystals, and chiral nanomaterials, with a link to advanced optical characterization tools.

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OCIS Codes
(000.1200) General : Announcements, awards, news, and organizational activities
(160.4330) Materials : Nonlinear optical materials
(190.1900) Nonlinear optics : Diagnostic applications of nonlinear optics
(160.3918) Materials : Metamaterials

Original Manuscript: April 6, 2011
Published: April 22, 2011

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Chiral Optical Materials (2011) Optical Materials Express

Thierry Verbiest and Vincent Rodriguez, "Focus Issue Introduction: Chiral Optical Materials," Opt. Mater. Express 1, 3-4 (2011)

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