Exact analytic expressions for electromagnetic propagation and optical nonlinear generation in finite one-dimensional periodic multilayers

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The translation matrix formalism has been used to find an exact analytic\nsolution for linear light propagation in a finite one-dimensional\nperiodic stratified structure. This modal approach allows us to derive\na closed formula for the electric field in every point of the structure,\nby simply imposing a convenient form for the boundary conditions.\nWe show how to apply this result to second-harmonic generation in\nthe undepleted pump regime.
Original languageEnglish
Article number066602
Pages (from-to)8
Number of pages1
JournalPhysical Review E: Statistical Physics, Plasmas, Fluids, and Related Interdisciplinary Topics
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2004
MoE publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed


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