Ultrafast nonlinear Kerr effect in type-II superconductors

Charles Robson*, Fabio Biancalana

*Corresponding author for this work

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We study the ultrafast nonlinear Kerr effect and high-harmonic generation in type-II superconductors. Superconductors exhibit ultra-high χ(3) due to progressive Cooper pairs destruction.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNonlinear Photonics 2016
PublisherOSA Publishing
ISBN (Print)9781943580170
Publication statusPublished - 5 Sept 2016

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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