electrooptic material

electrooptic material

[i‚lek·trō′äp·tik mə′tir·ē·əl]
(optics)
A material in which the indices of refraction are changed by an applied electric field.
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Two orthogonal light waves propagate through the electrooptic material (along z-axis) with polarization directions parallel to the electrooptic axes (x', y').
All peer-reviewed, the papers are presented in sections devoted to processing and properties of high temperature superconductors; dielectric, ferroelectric, piezoelectric, and electrooptic materials; thermoelectric and energy harvesting materials for solid state power conversion, chemical methods of preparation of electroceramics, and fundamental properties of conducting and magnetic electroceramics.