Effects of structural variations of platinum and palladium poly-ynes on third-order non-linearity

  • Porter P
  • Guha S
  • Kang K
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We present the measurements of both the real and imaginary parts of the third-order hyperpolarizability (γ) for a series of platinum and palladium poly-ynes and related oligomers. The variation of γ with the number of polymer repeat units is also studied.

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  • non-linear absorption
  • non-linear optics
  • non-linear refractive index
  • palladium poly-ynes
  • platinum poly-ynes
  • third-order hyperpolarizability

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  • Pamela L. Porter

  • Shekhar Guha

  • Keith Kang

  • Claude C. Frazier

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