The University of Southampton
University of Southampton Institutional Repository

Pump-probe reflective polarization-sensitive nonlinear optics

Record type: Article

We report on the phenomenological theory of frequency degenerate pump-probe polarization-sensitive wave interactions at the boundary with a nonlinear medium. We consider media with local and nonlocal optical responses. The general analytical solutions for polarization-plane azimuth rotation and ellipticity of the transmitted and reflected probe waves are obtained. It is found that the pump-intensity-dependent change of the polarization state of transmitted and reflected probe waves has coherent and incoherent contributions. Nonlinear polarization phenomena of the specular inverse Faraday effect, the specular optical Kerr effect, the specular nonlinear anisotropic effect, specular nonlinear optical activity, and specular nonlinear nonlocal birefringence are discussed

Full text not available from this repository.

Citation

Popov, S.V., Svirko, Y.P. and Zheludev, N.I. (1996) Pump-probe reflective polarization-sensitive nonlinear optics Optics Express, 13, (12), pp. 2729-2738. (doi:10.1364/JOSAB.13.002729).

More information

Published date: December 1996

Identifiers

Local EPrints ID: 78197
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/78197
ISSN: 1094-4087
PURE UUID: 6a49152c-078d-4218-a31d-bc7dc4dbfe2c

Catalogue record

Date deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 23:26

Export record

Altmetrics

Contributors

Author: S.V. Popov
Author: Y.P. Svirko
Author: N.I. Zheludev

University divisions

Download statistics

Downloads from ePrints over the past year. Other digital versions may also be available to download e.g. from the publisher's website.

View more statistics

Atom RSS 1.0 RSS 2.0

Contact ePrints Soton: eprints@soton.ac.uk

ePrints Soton supports OAI 2.0 with a base URL of http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/cgi/oai2

This repository has been built using EPrints software, developed at the University of Southampton, but available to everyone to use.

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we will assume that you are happy to receive cookies on the University of Southampton website.

×