15. Strain-Induced Nonlinear Optics in Silicon

  1. Dr. Margrit Hanbücken2,
  2. Dr. Pierre Müller3,4 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Ralf B. Wehrspohn5,6
  1. Clemens Schriever1,5,
  2. Christian Bohley1,5 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Ralf B. Wehrspohn5,6

Published Online: 12 DEC 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527639540.ch15

Mechanical Stress on the Nanoscale: Simulation, Material Systems and Characterization Techniques

Mechanical Stress on the Nanoscale: Simulation, Material Systems and Characterization Techniques

How to Cite

Schriever, C., Bohley, C. and Wehrspohn, R. B. (2011) Strain-Induced Nonlinear Optics in Silicon, in Mechanical Stress on the Nanoscale: Simulation, Material Systems and Characterization Techniques (eds M. Hanbücken, P. Müller and R. B. Wehrspohn), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527639540.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 2

    CINaM-CNRS, Campus de Luminy, Case 913, 3288 Marseille Cedex 9, France

  2. 3

    Université Paul Cézanne, Campus Saint-Jérôme, Marseille, France

  3. 4

    Aix Marseille Université, Center Interdisciplinaire de Nanoscience de Marseille, UPR CNRS 3118, Campus de Luminy, Case 913, 13288 Marseille Cedex 9, France

  4. 5

    Martin-Luther-University, Institute of Physics, Heinrich-Damerow – Str. 4, 06120 Halle, Germany

  5. 6

    Fraunhofer Institute for Mechanics of Materials Halle, Walter-Hülse-Str. 1, 06120 Halle, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Martin-Luther-University, Centre for Innovation Competence, SiLi-nano, Karl-Freiherr-von-Fritsch-Str. 3, 06120 Halle (Saale), Germany

  2. 5

    Martin-Luther-University, Institute of Physics, Heinrich-Damerow – Str. 4, 06120 Halle, Germany

  3. 6

    Fraunhofer Institute for Mechanics of Materials Halle, Walter-Hülse-Str. 1, 06120 Halle, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 DEC 2011
  2. Published Print: 2 NOV 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527410668

Online ISBN: 9783527639540

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Keywords:

  • electro-optical effect;
  • nonlinear optical properties;
  • strain mapping;
  • photoelastic effect;
  • second harmonic generation;
  • strained silicon

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Fundamentals of Second Harmonic Generation in Nonlinear Optical Materials

  • Second Harmonic Generation and Its Relation to Structural Symmetry

  • Strain-Induced Modification of Second-Order Nonlinear Susceptibility in Silicon

  • Strained Silicon in Integrated Optics

  • Conclusions

  • References