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Nonlinear optical properties of quantum-well structures and some of their applications
Author(s): Chi C. Sung
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Paper Abstract

Multiple quantum well structures of several materials such as GaAs/GaAlAs and InGaAs/InP have interesting nonlinear optical properties for devices. One example is the adjustment of absorption edge as well as the refractive index by control of the well width or application of electric field. The theoretical understandings of these properties in terms of the intrinsic material constants and externally controlled parameters are to be discussed. We also review s

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Date Published: 1 September 1991
PDF: 11 pages
Proc. SPIE 1497, Nonlinear Optics and Materials, (1 September 1991); doi: 10.1117/12.46804
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Chi C. Sung, U.S. Army Missile Command (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1497:
Nonlinear Optics and Materials
Cyrus D. Cantrell; Charles M. Bowden, Editor(s)

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