Books, book chapters, conference proceeding,
and patent by Prof. Alexander Kaplan
A list of research books, book contributions, conference proceeding, and patent
Research Books (Monographs)

A. E. Kaplan, Yu. A. Kravtsov and V. A. Rylov,
``Parametric oscillators and frequency dividers,"
Monograph, publ. by ``Sov. Radio," Moscow, 1966 (in Russian).
( full PDF file)

V. S. Butylkin, A. E. Kaplan, Yu. G. Khronopulo and
E. I. Yakubovich, ``Resonant interactions of light with matter,"
Monograph, publ. by ``Nauka," Moscow, 1977 (in Russian).
( full PDF file) <>
( full DJVU file  fast)

V. S. Butylkin, A. E. Kaplan, Yu. G. Khronopulo, and
E. I. Yakubovich, ``Resonant nonlinear interactions of light
with matter," SpringerVerlag, NY, 1989 (translated
from Russian, with new material added), 342 pp.
( full PDF file)
Research Book Chapters & Conference Proceedings

A. E. Kaplan, ``Multistable parametron based on twocircuit parametric
generator and its applications," Proc. of the 21st Session of Popov's Sc.
and Techn. Society for Radio Technology and Electronics (Computer Techn.
Section, p. 6370), Moscow, 1965.

A. E. Kaplan, ``Fluctuations in twocircuit parametric generator of
subharmonics," ibid, p. 7176.

A. E. Kaplan, ``On Doppler instability in resonantly absorbing
or amplifying systems in a strong field",
VI AllUnion Conf. on Nonlinear Optics, Minsk, USSR, 1972, p. 26.
( PDF file)

A. E. Kaplan, ``On distribution functions conserved upon the
transformation from one inertial reference frame to another,"
in ``Einstein Collection of Papers. 1973," Ed. V. L. Ginzburg,
``Nauka," Moscow, 1974, p. 396400 (in Russian).
(
PDF file )

A. E. Kaplan, ``Theory of plane wave reflection and refraction by the
nonlinear surface," in "Optical Bistability" Eds. C. M. Bowden,
M. Ciftan, and H. R. Robl (Plenum, N.Y., 1981), p. 447462
( PDF file )

A. E. Kaplan, P. W. Smith, and W. J. Tomlinson,
``Switching of reflection of light at nonlinear interfaces",
in the Proc. SPIE, v. 317, "Integrated
Optics and Millimeter and Microwave Integrated Circuits" (1981),
pp. 305310
( PDF file )

A. E. Kaplan and P. Meystre, ``Large enhancement of the Sagnac effect in
a nonlinear ring resonator and related effects," in "FiberOptic Rotational
Sensors and Related Technologies," Eds. S. Ezekiel and H. J. Ardity,
SpringerVerlag, 1982, pp. 375385.
( PDF file )

A. E. Kaplan and S. Datta, ``ExtremeUltraviolet and Xray Emission and
Amplification by NonRelativistic Electron Beams Traversing a Superlattice,"
in "Laser Techniques in the Extreme Ultraviolet", Eds. S. E. Harris
and T. B. Lucatorto, (Am. Inst. Phys., New York, 1984) pp. 304310.
( PDF file )

A. E. Kaplan, ``Multiphoton excitation of relativistic cyclotron resonance
and phase bistability," in ``Optical Bistability III," edited by H. M.
Gibbs, P. Mandell, N. Peighambarian, and S. D. Smith,
SpringerVerlag, Berlin, 1986, pp. 240243.

A. E. Kaplan and C. T. Law, ``Eigenpolarizations, nonreciprocity,
and ``isolas" multistability in degenerated fourwave mixing,"
SPIE Conf. Proc. Nonlinear Optics and Applications, 613:
100105 (1986) (invited paper).

A. E. Kaplan and C. T. Law, ``Low Relativistic Electron Beams Traversing
a Superlattice as an Xray Source," Am. Inst. Phys. Conf. Proc. No. 147,
``Short Wavelengths Coherent Radiation: Generation and Applications,"
(Am. Inst. Phys., N.Y., 1986) pp. 2733.
( PDF file )

I. C. Khoo, R. R. Michael, T. H. Liu, G. Finn (Pennsylvania State Univ.), and
A. E. Kaplan (Purdue Univ.), ``Optical limiting using selffocusing and
selfbending of light by a nematic liquid crystal film," SPIE Proc., Nonlinear
Optics and Applications, 613 : 4347 (1986).
( PDF file )

A. E. Kaplan and Y. J. Ding, ``Bistable ThreePhoton Resonance in
Semiconductors," in Proc. 1987 Int. Topical Meeting
on Optical Bistability, Instability and Optical Computing, Beijing,
People's Republic of China, Eds. HY Zhang and K. K. Lee, World Scientific,
NJ, 1988, pp. 148162.

A. E. Kaplan and C. T. Law, ``Narrow Line XRay Transition Radiation in a
SolidState Superlattice," OSA Proc. Short Wavelength Coherent
Radiation: Generation and Applications, vol.2, pp.145153 (1988).
( PDF file )

Y. J. Ding, C. L. Guo, G. A. Swartzlander Jr., J. B. Khurgin, and
A. E. Kaplan, ``Direct measurement of nonlinear refractive index spectrum
in ZnSe using selfbending of a pulsed laser beam," Proc. Int. Conf. on
Lasers'89, Dec. 38, 1989, New Orleans, LA; STS Press, McLean, VA, 1990,
pp. 843848.

A. E. Kaplan and Y. J. Ding, ``Nonlinear magnetooptics of vacuum,"
(invited paper) Proc. Int. Conf. on Lasers'89, Dec. 38, 1989, New Orleans,
LA; STS Press, McLean, VA, 1990, pp. 802807.

C. T. Law and A. E. Kaplan, ``Amplification, instability, and chaos in
nonlinear counterpropagating waves,'' in "Nonlinear Dynamics in Optical
Systems, Eds. N. B. Abraham, E. M. Garmire, and P. Mandell,
OSA Proc., v. 7 (Opt. Soc. Am., Washington DC, 1990), pp. 504508.
(
PDF file )

A. E. Kaplan and Y. J. Ding, ``Nonlinear optics of a single
slightlyrelativistic electron," in the book
``Nonlinear Optics and Optical Computing"; Eds. S. Martellucci
and A. N. Chester, Plenum Press, NY, 1990, pp.131147.
( PDF file )

A. E. Kaplan, P. W. Smith, and W. J. Tomlinson, ``Nonlinear waves
and switching effects at nonlinear interfaces", invited chapter
in the book ``Nonlinear Waves in Solid State Physics", Eds.
A. D. Boardman et al. Plenum Press, NY, 1990, pp.93111.
( PDF file )

A. E. Kaplan, P. W. Smith, and W. J. Tomlinson, `` Nonlinear Waves
and Switching Effects at Nonlinear Interfaces", (invited chapter)
in the book "Nonlinear surface electromagnetic phenomena", Eds.
H.E. Ponath and G. I. Stegeman, NorthHolland Press, pp. 323352 (1991)
( PDF file )

P. L. Shkolnikov and A. E. Kaplan, "Saturationrelated Xray resonant
nonlinear effects in plasmas", OSA Proc. on Short Wavelength Coherent
Radiation: Generation and Applications, Eds. P. H. Bucksbaum, N. M. Ceglio
(OSA, Washington, DC 1991), v. 11, pp. 163166.

D. R. Andersen, A. E. Kaplan, G. R. Allan, G. A. Swartzlander,
S. R. Skinner, A. L. Smirl, "Dark spatial soliton physics",
Eds. R. A. Fisher, and Reintjes,
"Nonlinear Optics, v. III", SPIE Proc., v. 1626, pp: 370374 (1992).

A. E. Kaplan and P. L. Shkolnikov, "Frequency upconversion of coherent
Xrays by thirdorder nonlinear optical processes in plasma", Proc.
of LEOS'92 Proc. (IEEE Lasers and ElectroOptics
Society, 1992), pp. 7677.

P. L. Shkolnikov and A. E. Kaplan, "Resonant frequency transformations
of shortwavelength coherent radiation in plasma", OSA Proc. of Short
Wavelength V: Physics with Intense Laser Pulses, Eds. P. B. Corkum and
M. D. Perry (OSA, Washington, DC, 1993), v. 17, pp. 239242.

P. L. Shkolnikov, A. E. Kaplan, and A. Lago, "Phase matching for
largescale nonlinear frequency upconversion in plasma", OSA Proc.
of Short Wavelength V: Physic with Intense Laser Pulses, Eds. P. B.
Corkum and M. D. Perry (OSA, Washington, DC, 1993), v. 17, pp. 137140.

A. E. Kaplan and P. L. Shkolnikov, "Superdressed twolevel atom: very
high order harmonic generation and multiresonances", OSA Proc. of Short
Wavelength V: Physic with Intense Laser Pulses, Eds. P. B. Corkum and
M. D. Perry (OSA, Washington, DC, 1993), v. 17, pp. 156158.

E. Hudis, P. L. Shkolnikov, and A. E. Kaplan, "Xray stimulated electronic
Raman scattering in nonionized gases", OSA Proc. of Short Wavelength V:
Physic with Intense Laser Pulses, Eds. P. B. Corkum and M. D. Perry
(OSA, Washington, DC, 1993), v. 17, pp. 235238.

A. E. Kaplan and P. L. Shkolnikov, "Superdressed twolevel atom: very
high order harmonic generation and related phenomena",
Proc. of LEOS'93 (November 1519, 1993, San Jose, CA), pp. 311312.

A. E. Kaplan and P. L. Shkolnikov, "Prospects for Xray nonlinear optics",
in the book "Nonlinear Optics and Optical Physics ", I. C. Khoo, J. F.
Lam, and F. Simoni, eds., World Scientific, Singapore, 1994, pp. 156175.
( PDF file )

A. E. Kaplan and P. L. Shkolnikov, "Superdressed twolevel atom: very
high harmonic generation and multiresonances", Proc. Int. Conf.
on Multiphoton Processes (ICOMP VI), (1993, QuebecCity, Canada); Eds. D.
K. Evans and S. L. Chin, World Scientific, Singapore, 1994, pp. 257260.

P. L. Shkolnikov, A. E. Kaplan, and A. Lago, "Phasematching optima for
highorder multiwave mixing beyond perturbation limit", in "Ultrafast
Phenomena IX ", Eds. P. F. Barbara, W. H. Knox, G. A. Mourou, and
A. H. Zewail (SpringerVerlag, New York, 199495), p. 263264.

P. L. Shkolnikov and A. E. Kaplan "Xray + optical nonlinear mixing in
plasma", in "Xray Lasers 1994", Eds. D. C. Eder and D. L. Matthews
(AIP, New York, 199495), p. 478482.

P. L. Shkolnikov and A. E. Kaplan "Xray nonlinear optics with highorder
harmonics", in "Xray Lasers 1994", Eds. D. C. Eder and D. L. Matthews
(AIP, New York, 199495), p. 522524.

A. E. Kaplan and P. L. Shkolnikov,
"Toward subfemtosecond pulses and solitons",
in the book "Novel Optical Materials and Applications",
Eds. I. C. Khoo, F. Simoni, and C. Umeton
(John Wiley, NY, 1996), pp. 239269.

P. L. Shkolnikov and A. E. Kaplan,
"Review of Xray nonlinear optics",
in Inst. Phys. Conf. Ser.: No. 151, Section 14,
Xray Lasers 1996 Conf., Lund, Sweden
(IOP Publ. Ltd., 1996), pp. 512519

P. L. Shkolnikov and A. E. Kaplan,
"Nonlinear processes with Xrays", in
Conf. Proc. of LEOS '96 9th Annual Meeting (IEEE,
New York, 1996), vol. 2, p. 298299.

A. E. Kaplan and P. L. Shkolnikov, "Nonlinear optical effects in a
superdressed twolevel atom", in "Research trends on quantum
and nonlinear optics", Eds. N. Bloembergen, A. Snyder, and V. Stefan, APS
(IAP Press, La Jolla, CA, 1997), p. 251272.

A. E. Kaplan and E. Hudis, "ModulationInduced MultiTransparency,
High Order Frequency Mixing and Field Revival in Resonant Propagation",
in "Research trends on quantum and nonlinear optics",
Eds. N. Bloembergen, A. Snyder, and V. Stefan, APS
(IAP Press, La Jolla, CA, 1997), p. 273290.

P. L. Shkolnikov and A. E. Kaplan,
"Backward and multiecho field ionization
by intense nonenvelope 'superpulses'",
Proc. OSA Conf. on Applications of
High Field and Short Wavelength Sources,'97.
1997 OSA Tech. Digest Series. Vol.7.
Postconference Edition, pp. xiii+294, 127129.

A. E. Kaplan, S. F. Straub, and P. L. Shkolnikov,
"Subcycle pulses and field solitons: near
and subfemtosecond EMbubbles",
in "Beam shaping and control with nonlinear optics",
Eds. Kajar and Reinisch (Plenum Press, 1998), pp. 291317.

I. Marzoli, I. BialynickiBirula, O. M. Friesch,
A. E. Kaplan, and W. P. Schleich,
"The particle in the box: Intemode traces in the propagator",
in "Nonlinear dynamics and computational physiscs",
Ed. V. B. Sheorey (Naroza Publ. House, New Delhi, London, 1999),
pp. 135146.

A. E. Kaplan and S. N. Volkov,
""Locsitons" in selfinteracting atomic nanolattices",
Proc. Intl. Conf.,
Instabilities and Control of Excitable Networks:
From Macro to NanoSystems,
Dolgoprudny, Russia
May 2530, 2012, pp. 5368
( PDF file )
Patent

A. E. Kaplan (MIT), J. E. Bjorkholm, P. W. Smith and W. J. Tomlinson
(Bell Labs), ``Nonlinear optical device using selftrapping of light,"
U.S. patent #4,410,239 (Oct. 18, 1983).
( PDF file )
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