Accession Number : ADA138998


Title :   Topical Meeting on Optical Bistability Held at Rochester, New York on 15-17 June 1983.


Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jun 83-31 Jan 84,


Corporate Author : OPTICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA WASHINGTON D C


Personal Author(s) : Quinn,J W


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a138998.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1983


Pagination or Media Count : 236


Abstract : The topical meeting on optical bistability was intended to provide an international interdisciplinary forum for the exchange of knowledge on the progress of various aspects of optical bistability and optical nonlinearities. Papers in the following areas were covered: theory, experiments, devices, material properties, instabilities and chaos and coherent switching. (Author)


Descriptors :   *Optical properties , *Nonlinear systems , *Bistable devices , Stability , Switching , Materials , Coherence


Subject Categories : Optics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE