Ultrafast nonlinear Kerr effect in type-II superconductors

Charles Robson, Fabio Biancalana

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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
PublisherOptical Society of America
ISBN (Print)9781943580170
Publication statusPublished - 5 Sep 2016

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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    Robson, C., & Biancalana, F. (2016). Ultrafast nonlinear Kerr effect in type-II superconductors. In Nonlinear Photonics 2016 [NW2A.3] Optical Society of America. https://doi.org/10.1364/NP.2016.NW2A.3