4. Nonlinear Optical Polymeric Materials

  1. Norman S. Allen
  1. Mirko Faccini1,2,
  2. David N. Reinhoudt2 and
  3. Willem Verboom1,2

Published Online: 18 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470594179.ch4

Photochemistry and Photophysics of Polymer Materials

Photochemistry and Photophysics of Polymer Materials

How to Cite

Faccini, M., Reinhoudt, D. N. and Verboom, W. (2010) Nonlinear Optical Polymeric Materials, in Photochemistry and Photophysics of Polymer Materials (ed N. S. Allen), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470594179.ch4

Editor Information

  1. Faculty of Science and Engineering, Chemistry and Materials Department, Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Laboratories of Molecular Nanofabrication, MESA+ Research Institute for Nanotechnology, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands

  2. 2

    Supramolecular Chemistry and Technology, MESA+ Research Institute for Nanotechnology, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2010
  2. Published Print: 10 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470137963

Online ISBN: 9780470594179

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Keywords:

  • nonlinear optical polymeric materials;
  • dendritic systems, D-shaped dendritic NLO chromophores;
  • self-assembled systems - Langmuir–Blodgett films

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • General background

  • Applications of EO materials

  • Material requirements

  • Chromophore design

  • Guest-Host systems

  • Side-Chain systems

  • Main-Chain systems

  • Cross-Linked systems

  • Dendritic systems

  • Self-Assembled systems

  • Conclusions and outlook

  • References