Supra-nonlinear photorefractive response of C60 and single-wall carbon nanotube-doped nematic liquid crystal

I. C. Khoo, J. Ding, Y. Zhang, K. Chen, A. Diaz

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We have observed an extremely large micro-watt laser induced photorefractive effects in nematic liquid crystal doped with C60 and single-wall carbon nanotubes. The effective refractive index change coefficient can be as large as 20 cm2/Watt.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2049-2051
Number of pages3
JournalOSA Trends in Optics and Photonics Series
StatePublished - Jan 1 2003
EventConference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO); Postconference Digest - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: Jun 1 2003Jun 6 2003


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Engineering(all)

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