**Lecture Notes on Nonlinear Optics**

by Fredrik Jonsson

2003**ISBN/ASIN**: 9172835176**Number of pages**: 168

**Description**:

Nonlinear optics is the discipline in physics in which the electric polarization density of the medium is studied as a nonlinear function of the electromagnetic field of the light. This course is intended as an introduction to the wide field of phenomena encountered in nonlinear optics.

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