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Optical Materials Express

  • Editor: David J. Hagan
  • Vol. 1, Iss. 7 — Nov. 1, 2011
  • pp: 1367–1375

Quartz revisits nonlinear optics: twinned crystal for quasi-phase matching [Invited]

Sunao Kurimura, Masaki Harada, Ken-ichi Muramatsu, Motoi Ueda, Muneyuki Adachi, Tsuyoshi Yamada, and Tokio Ueno  »View Author Affiliations

Optical Materials Express, Vol. 1, Issue 7, pp. 1367-1375 (2011)

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The pioneering material utilized in first optical mixing revisits nonlinear optics with the cutting-edge polarity-control technology stress-induced twinning. Periodically twinned quartz with modulated polarity demonstrates quasi-phase-matched SHG emitting vacuum UV light at 193 nm.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3610) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, ultraviolet
(230.4320) Optical devices : Nonlinear optical devices
(230.7405) Optical devices : Wavelength conversion devices

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optical Materials

Original Manuscript: September 15, 2011
Revised Manuscript: October 19, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: October 20, 2011
Published: October 28, 2011

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Sunao Kurimura, Masaki Harada, Ken-ichi Muramatsu, Motoi Ueda, Muneyuki Adachi, Tsuyoshi Yamada, and Tokio Ueno, "Quartz revisits nonlinear optics: twinned crystal for quasi-phase matching [Invited]," Opt. Mater. Express 1, 1367-1375 (2011)

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