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Nonperturbative nonlinear optics in liquid crystals

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLaser science 2016
PublisherOptical Society of America (OSA)
ISBN (Print)978-1-943580-19-4
Publication statusPublished - 2016
Publication typeA4 Article in a conference publication
EventFrontiers in Optics / Laser Science -
Duration: 1 Jan 1900 → …


ConferenceFrontiers in Optics / Laser Science
Abbreviated titleFiO/LS
Period1/01/00 → …


We show that reorientational nematic liquid crystals are an ideal workbench for the investigation of non-perturbative nonlinear optical effects and report light self-steering, power-controlled negative refraction and spontaneous symmetry breaking.

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Field of science, Statistics Finland