THIN FILM STRUCTURE AND MOLECULAR ORIENTATION ON SURFACES

PROBED BY SECOND-ORDER NONLINEAR OPTICS

 

Optical SHG vs. orientation of an external influence n

(e.g., substrate crystalline axes, applied fields, oblique evaporation)

 

"Novel Excitation and Detection of Surface-Plasmon Polariton Wave on Cu(111) with Gratings of Rare Gas Monolayers (PDF)," with Y.Y. Fei and X. Wang, Opt. Lett. 33, 1914-1916 (2008).

"Evolution of a Preferred Orientation of Polycrystalline Grains in Obliquely Deposited Gold Films on an Amorphous Substrate (PDF)," with D. L. Everitt, W.J. Miller, N.L. Abbott, Phys. Rev. B 62, R4833 (2000).

"Observation of long-range orientational ordering in metal films evaporated at oblique incidence onto glass (PDF)," with D. L. Everitt, W.J. Miller, N.L. Abbott, Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 615, G7.7.1 (2000).

"Molecular Quantum Electrodynamics Calculation of Multipolar Optical Harmonics Generation from Isotropic Media (PDF)," with G.X. Cao, Phys. Rev. B 51, 2418 (1995).

"Multipolar Contributions to Coherent optical Second-Harmonic Generation at an Interface between Two Isotropic Media: a Quantum Electrodynamic Calculation (PDF)," with A. Wong, Phys. Rev. B 46, 2540 (1992).