Submillisecond grating diffractions in nematic liquid crystal films

Iam-choon Khoo, S. Shepard

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Abstract

We have quantitatively observed a large fast component in the laser induced thermal grating in nematic liquid crystal films. This effect can be successfully utilized in submillisecond and high spatial frequency four wave mixing processes with low power lasers.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)5491-5493
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Applied Physics
Volume54
Issue number9
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 1983

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gratings (spectra)
liquid crystals
four-wave mixing
lasers
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Submillisecond grating diffractions in nematic liquid crystal films. / Khoo, Iam-choon; Shepard, S.

In: Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 54, No. 9, 01.12.1983, p. 5491-5493.

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