Measurement of inverse Faraday effect in NiO using ultrashort laser pulses

Kazuo Kuroda, Takuya Satoh, Sung Jin Cho, Ryugo Iida, Tsutomu Shimura

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Inverse Faraday effect and optical Kerr effect are measured in antiferromegnetic NiO using pump-probe method. The magnetic field is induced by the illumination of 100 fs intense circularly polarized wave, which is detected by the Faraday rotation of probe beam.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNonlinear Optics and Applications IV
Publication statusPublished - 2010
Externally publishedYes
EventNonlinear Optics and Applications IV - Brussels, Belgium
Duration: Apr 12 2010Apr 15 2010

Publication series

NameProceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering
ISSN (Print)0277-786X


OtherNonlinear Optics and Applications IV

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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