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We develop a classical theory of electron confinement in conducting nanoparticles. The theory is used to compute the nonlinear optical response of the nanoparticle to a harmonic external field.
optical properties of nanocrystals and nanoparticles, relaxation oscillations and long pulse operation of lasers, dynamics of nonlinear optical systems, high-field transport and nonlinear effects (semiconductors/insulators)
Date Posted: 20 March 2008
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