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    • Domain statistics analysis of random nonlinear crystals via second harmonic generation 

      Wang, Bingxia; Cojocaru, Crina; Krolikowski, Wieslaw; Switowski, K; Yan Sheng, Yan Sheng; Akhouayri, H.; Vilaseca Alavedra, Ramon; Scalora, Michael; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
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      We demonstrate an indirect non-destructive optical method for the characterization of ferroelectric domain size and distribution based on the analysis of the generated second harmonic spatial distribution. This method is ...
    • Electrodynamics of conductive oxides: intensity-dependent anisotropy, reconstruction of the effective dielectric constant, and harmonic generation 

      Scalora, Michael; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Ceglia, Domenico de; Vincenti, M. A.; Akozbek, Neset; Coppens, Zachary; Rodríguez Suñé, Laura; Cojocaru, Crina (2020-05-13)
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      We study electromagnetic pulse propagation in an indium tin oxide nanolayer in the linear and nonlinear regimes. We use the constitutive relations to reconstruct the effective dielectric constant of the medium, and show ...
    • Experimental and Theoretical Study of Second Harmonic Generation from an ITO Nanolayer 

      Rodríguez Suñé, Laura; Scalora, Michael; Johnson, Allan; Cojocaru, Crina; Akozbek, Neset; Coppens, Zachary; Pérez Salinas, Daniel; Wall, Simon; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020)
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      We present an experimental study of second harmonic generation from a 20nm-thick indium tin oxide layer in the proximity of its epsilon-near-zero condition. We report measurements of second harmonic efficiencies as a ...
    • Harmonic generation at the nanoscale in strategic materials for nanophotonics 

      Rodríguez Suñé, Laura; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Scalora, Michael; Akozbek, Neset; Cojocaru, Crina (International Society for Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), 2021)
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      The use of semiconductors, metals and conductive oxides in the process of fabrication of actual nano devices is at the front edge of nowadays technology, exploiting the properties of light propagation and localization at ...
    • Harmonic generation from gold nanolayers: bound and hot electron contributions 

      Rodríguez Suñé, Laura; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Cojocaru, Crina; Akozbek, Neset; Ceglia, Domenico de; Vincenti, M. A.; Scalora, Michael (International Society for Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), 2021)
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      Currently, nanostructures are routinely fabricated and integrated in different photonic devices for a variety of purposes and applications. For instance, in order to engineer properly nano-antennas or filters, it is important ...
    • Harmonic generation from gold nanolayers: bound and hot electron contributions to nonlinear dispersion 

      Rodríguez Suñé, Laura; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Cojocaru, Crina; Akozbek, Neset; Ceglia, Domenico de; Vincenti, M. A.; Scalora, Michael (2021-03-15)
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      Understanding how light interacts with matter at the nanoscale is pivotal if one is to properly engineer nano-antennas, filters and other devices whose geometrical features approach atomic size. We report experimental ...
    • Nonlinear duffing oscillator model for third harmonic generation 

      Scalora, Michael; Vincenti, M. A.; Ceglia, Domenico de; Cojocaru, Crina; Grande, Manuel; Haus, J.W. (2015-10-01)
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      We employ a classical, nonlinear Lorentz-Duffing oscillator model to predict third harmonic conversion efficiencies in the ultrafast regime, from a variety of metal nanostructures, including smooth, isolated metal layers, ...
    • Retrieving linear and nonlinear optical dispersions of matter: combined experiment-numerical ellipsometry in silicon, gold and indium tin oxide 

      Rodríguez Suñé, Laura; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Akozbek, Neset; Ceglia, Domenico de; Vincenti, M. A.; Scalora, Michael; Cojocaru, Crina (2021-09-17)
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      We have presented a combined experimental and numerical method that can be used to predict complex nonlinear dispersion curves in almost any material, based exclusively on the experimental determination of harmonic generation ...
    • Second harmonic generation from an ITO nanolayer: experiment versus theory 

      Rodríguez Suñé, Laura; Scalora, Michael; Johnson, Allan; Cojocaru, Crina; Akozbek, Neset; Coppens, Zachary; Pérez Salinas, Daniel; Wall, Simon; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco (International Society for Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), 2020)
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      We report a comparative experimental and theoretical study of second harmonic generation from a 20nm-thick indium tin oxide nanolayer in the proximity of the epsilon-near-zero condition. We record the efficiency of the ...
    • Surface and bulk harmonic generation in the opaque region of GaAs 

      Rodríguez Suñé, Laura; Trull Silvestre, José Francisco; Scalora, Michael; Cojocaru, Crina (International Society for Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), 2019)
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      We demonstrate second and third harmonic generation from a GaAs substrate, well-bellow the absorption edge, in both transmission and reflection geometries. The pump is tuned at 1064 nm, in the transparency range, while the ...