Nonlinear-optical Rayleigh scattering

J. I. Dadap, J. Shan, T. F. Heinz

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We present a general theory of second-harmonic generation from the surface of small spherical particles. Experimental data for dye-coated polystyrene spheres of 30-nm radius confirm predicted scattering patterns and selection rules.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)221-223
Number of pages3
JournalIEEE Nonlinear Optics: Materials, Fundamentals and Applications - Conference Proceedings
StatePublished - 2000

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Engineering(all)


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