11 October 1999 Nonlinear characterization of polymer electro-optic fiber
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Abstract
The second-order nonlinear properties of step-index polymer electrooptic (EO) fiber are discussed. The fiber is fabricated in the Nonlinear Optics Laboratory at WSU. Use of a Mach-Zehnder interferometer to determine the linear electrooptic coefficient of the EO fiber and quadratic electrooptic coefficient for a thin film is discussed. The data thus obtained is shown to be reproducible and of correct magnitude.
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Brian K. Canfield, Mark G. Kuzyk, David J. Welker, "Nonlinear characterization of polymer electro-optic fiber", Proc. SPIE 3796, Organic Nonlinear Optical Materials, (11 October 1999); doi: 10.1117/12.368289; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.368289
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