Accession Number:

ADA464380

Title:

Third-Order Optical Nonlinearities of Singlewall Carbon Nanotubes for Nonlinear Transmission Limiting Application

Descriptive Note:

Conference paper

Corporate Author:

HAMPTON UNIV VA DEPT OF PHYSICS

Report Date:

2006-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

Third-order nonlinear susceptibility of single wall carbon nanotubes thin film was measured to be 1.4 x 10exp -16 sq mV2. The nonlinear transmission limiting threshold of carbon SWNT was 20 MWsq cm with visible and nanosecond laser excitation.

Subject Categories:

  • Refractory Fibers
  • Optics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE