optical rectification


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optical rectification

[′äp·tə·kəl ‚rek·tə·fə′kā·shən]
(optics)
An effect whereby one or more electromagnetic waves propagating in a nonlinear medium produce a second-order polarization that does not oscillate and, in turn, produces an electrical voltage.
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Effects of Magnetic Field on the Optical Rectification in a Cylindrical Quantum Dot
y otros cuatro autores, Intense laser effects on nonlinear optical absorption and optical rectification in single quantum wells under applied electric and magnetic field, doi: 10.1016/j.apsusc.2010.09.095, Appl.
y otros tres autores, Nonlinear optical rectification in asymmetric quantum dots with an external static magnetic field, doi:10.1016/j.physe.2013.08.025, Physica E: 56(1), 130-133 (2014)
y otros tres autores, Optical rectification coefficient of a two-dimensional parabolic quantum dot: Effects of hydrogenic impurity, external fields, hydrostatic pressure and temperature, doi:10.1016/j.physb.2014.06.008, Physica B: 451(1) 1-6 (2014)
Soltani, Nonlinear optical rectification of hydrogenic impurity in a disk-like parabolic quantum dot: The role of applied magnetic field, doi:10.1016/j.physe.2015.01.034, Physica E: 70(1) 108-112 (2015)
y otros tres autores, Optical rectification and third harmonic generation of spherical quantum dots: Controlling via external factors, doi:10.1016/j.physb.2014.10.020, Physica B: 457(1) 212-217(2015)
A lot of theoretical approaches have been devoted to study the nonlinear optical properties such as absorption coefficients, changes of refractive index, optical rectification coefficients, and second and third harmonic generation coefficients of these LDSSs [1-5].
Sokmen, "Intense laser effects on nonlinear optical absorption and optical rectification in single quantum wells under applied electric and magnetic field," Apply Surf.
Optical rectification which is based on mixing two frequencies, was first showed in 1962 [29].
Optical rectification // Physical Review Letters.--December, 1962.--Vol.
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