11 March 1987 Polarizability Of An Electro-Optic Parallelepiped Crystal
Author Affiliations +
Proceedings Volume 0720, High Bandwidth Analog Applications of Photonics; (1987) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.937617
Event: Cambridge Symposium-Fiber/LASE '86, 1986, Cambridge, MA, United States
Abstract
This paper presents computations of the electric polarizability of a uniform isotropic dielectric parallelepiped, obtained by an application of the Moment Method, over a range of relative permittivities from 5 to 100, and relative dimensions from lxlxl to lxlxl4 and from lx2xl to lx2x14, where the electric field is applied along the major axis. The results are useful in quantifying the sensitivity of and far-field scattering by an electrically small electric-field probe employing direct field coupling to an electro-optic crystal. For example, a crystal with dimensions 1 mmxl mmx10 mm and a relative permittivity of 50 has a computed polarizability of 195.mm3 along the major axis, which corresponds to an average internal electric field intensity of .398 times the applied field intensity.
© (1987) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
Michael A. Gilbert, Michael A. Gilbert, } "Polarizability Of An Electro-Optic Parallelepiped Crystal", Proc. SPIE 0720, High Bandwidth Analog Applications of Photonics, (11 March 1987); doi: 10.1117/12.937617; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.937617
PROCEEDINGS
8 PAGES


SHARE
Back to Top