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Three-dimensional ferroelectric domain visualization by Cerenkov-type second harmonic generation

Sheng, Yan; Best, Andreas; Butt, Hans-Jürgen; Krolikowski, Wieslaw; Arie, Ady; Koynov, Kaloian

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We show that focusing a laser light onto the boundary between antiparallel ferroelectric domains leads to the non-collinear generation of two second harmonic (SH) beams. The beams are emitted in a plane normal to the domain boundaries at the angles that satisfy the Cerenkov-type phase matching condition. Moreover, these beam disappear when the laser light is focused on a homogenous part of a single domain. We utilize this effect for 3-dimensional visualization of fine details of the...[Show more]

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Date published: 2010-08-02
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/100949
Source: Optics express
DOI: 10.1364/OE.18.016539

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