Abstract

Recent studies have revealed that undoped solid C60 or buckminster-fullerite, is a direct-gap semiconductor with a band gap of 1.6-1.9 eV.1 Since the delocalized, quasifree electrons on the C60 clusters lead to a large nonlinear polarizability of the individual duster molecules,2 studies of solid C60 may also reveal strong nonlinear optical properties as well.

© 1992 Optical Society of America

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