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Quantitative Calculation of Electro-Optic Coefficients of Diatomic Crystals

Shih, Chun-Ching and Yariv, Amnon (1980) Quantitative Calculation of Electro-Optic Coefficients of Diatomic Crystals. Physical Review Letters, 44 (4). pp. 281-284. ISSN 0031-9007.

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The bond-charge dielectric theory of Phillips and Van Vechten is applied to the calculation of the electro-optic tensor coefficients. The agreement of the theoretical predictions with experimental values in the case of zinc blende and wurtzite crystals is very good.

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Additional Information:©1980 The American Physical Society Received 19 September 1979 The authors acknowledge gratefully numerous discussions and suggestions from A. Gentile. This research was supported in part by the U.S. Air Force Office of Scientific Research.
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