Phenomena, Materials and Applications

1st Edition - July 7, 1994

Write a review

  • Authors: Jose Cabrera, Fernando Agullo-Rueda
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080916323

Purchase options

Purchase options
DRM-free (EPub, PDF, Mobi)
Sales tax will be calculated at check-out

Institutional Subscription

Free Global Shipping
No minimum order


This comprehensive text provides an understanding of the physical phenomenon behind electrooptics. It describes in detail modern electrooptic materials and operative physical mechanisms, and devotes a full chapter tothe new materials engineering that is contributing to the development of low-dimensional systems. The book also reviews device applications in both bulk and waveguide technologies.

Key Features

  • Provides extensive coverage in a self-contained format, and consequently useful to beginners as well as specialists
  • Includes the most current information
  • Features many tables and illustrations to facilitate understanding


Upper-division and post-graduate students in electro-optics and nonlinear optics; researchers; physicists; and electronic engineers working in the field.

Table of Contents

  • The Vast World of Electrooptics. Light Propagation in Anisotropic Media. Electrooptics: Concepts, Phenomena and Techniques. Electrooptics and Nonlinear Optics. Inorganic Electrooptic Materials. Organic Electrooptic Materials. Bulk Electrooptic Applications. Electrooptics and Integrated Optics. Semiconductor Quantum Wells and Superlattices. The Photorefractive Effect. Photorefractive Applications. Chapter References. Subject Index.

Product details

  • No. of pages: 345
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2012
  • Published: July 7, 1994
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780080916323

About the Authors

Jose Cabrera

Affiliations and Expertise

Universidad Autonoma de Madrid

Fernando Agullo-Rueda

Ratings and Reviews

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for "Electrooptics"