Theory of nonlinear magneto‐optics (invited)

@article{Pustogowa1996TheoryON,
  title={Theory of nonlinear magneto‐optics (invited)},
  author={U. Pustogowa and Thomas Luce and Wolfgang Hubner and K. H. Bennemann},
  journal={Journal of Applied Physics},
  year={1996},
  volume={79},
  pages={6177-6180}
}
Nonlinear magneto‐optics is a very sensitive fingerprint of the electronic, magnetic, and atomic structure of surfaces, interfaces, and thin ferromagnetic films. Analyzing theoretically the nonlinear magneto‐optical Kerr effect for thin films of Fe(001) and at Fe surfaces we demonstrate exemplarily how various electronic material properties of ferromagnets, such as the d‐bandwidth, the magnetization, the substrate lattice constant, and the film‐thickness dependence can be extracted from the… 
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