Origin, scaling, and saturation of nonlinear polarizabilities in donor/acceptor polymers

Sergei Tretiak, Vladimir Chernyak, Shaul Mukamel

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Abstract

The size-scaling of polarizabilities of donor/acceptor substituted polymers is investigated. The second order nonlinearity saturates to a constant value, independent on molecular size, whereas the linear and cubic polarizabilities grow linearly with size.

Original languageEnglish
Pages10-11
Number of pages2
Publication statusPublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes
EventNonlinear Optics: Materials, Fundamentals, and Applications - Kaua'i-Lihue, HI, USA
Duration: 6 Aug 200010 Aug 2000

Conference

ConferenceNonlinear Optics: Materials, Fundamentals, and Applications
CityKaua'i-Lihue, HI, USA
Period6/08/0010/08/00

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