Books, book chapters, conference proceeding, and patent by Prof. Alexander Kaplan

Prof. Alexander E. Kaplan


A list of research books, book contributions, conference proceeding, and patent

Research Books (Monographs)

  1. 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)

  2. 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).

  3. V. S. Butylkin, A. E. Kaplan, Yu. G. Khronopulo, and E. I. Yakubovich, ``Resonant nonlinear interactions of light with matter," Springer-Verlag, NY, 1989 (translated from Russian, with new material added), 342 pp. ( full PDF file)

    Research Book Chapters & Conference Proceedings

  4. A. E. Kaplan, ``Multistable parametron based on two-circuit 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. 63-70), Moscow, 1965.

  5. A. E. Kaplan, ``Fluctuations in two-circuit parametric generator of subharmonics," ibid, p. 71-76.

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

  7. 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. 396-400 (in Russian). ( PDF file )

  8. 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. 447-462 ( PDF file )

  9. 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. 305-310 ( PDF file )

  10. A. E. Kaplan and P. Meystre, ``Large enhancement of the Sagnac effect in a nonlinear ring resonator and related effects," in "Fiber-Optic Rotational Sensors and Related Technologies," Eds. S. Ezekiel and H. J. Ardity, Springer-Verlag, 1982, pp. 375-385. ( PDF file )

  11. A. E. Kaplan and S. Datta, ``Extreme-Ultraviolet and X-ray Emission and Amplification by Non-Relativistic 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. 304-310. ( PDF file )

  12. 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, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 1986, pp. 240-243.

  13. A. E. Kaplan and C. T. Law, ``Eigenpolarizations, nonreciprocity, and ``isolas" multistability in degenerated four-wave mixing," SPIE Conf. Proc. Nonlinear Optics and Applications, 613: 100-105 (1986) (invited paper).

  14. A. E. Kaplan and C. T. Law, ``Low Relativistic Electron Beams Traversing a Superlattice as an X-ray Source," Am. Inst. Phys. Conf. Proc. No. 147, ``Short Wavelengths Coherent Radiation: Generation and Applications," (Am. Inst. Phys., N.Y., 1986) pp. 27-33. ( PDF file )

  15. I. C. Khoo, R. R. Michael, T. H. Liu, G. Finn (Pennsylvania State Univ.), and A. E. Kaplan (Purdue Univ.), ``Optical limiting using self-focusing and self-bending of light by a nematic liquid crystal film," SPIE Proc., Nonlinear Optics and Applications, 613 : 43-47 (1986). ( PDF file )

  16. A. E. Kaplan and Y. J. Ding, ``Bistable Three-Photon Resonance in Semiconductors," in Proc. 1987 Int. Topical Meeting on Optical Bistability, Instability and Optical Computing, Beijing, People's Republic of China, Eds. H-Y Zhang and K. K. Lee, World Scientific, NJ, 1988, pp. 148-162.

  17. A. E. Kaplan and C. T. Law, ``Narrow Line X-Ray Transition Radiation in a Solid-State Superlattice," OSA Proc. Short Wavelength Coherent Radiation: Generation and Applications, vol.2, pp.145-153 (1988). ( PDF file )

  18. 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 self-bending of a pulsed laser beam," Proc. Int. Conf. on Lasers'89, Dec. 3-8, 1989, New Orleans, LA; STS Press, McLean, VA, 1990, pp. 843-848.

  19. A. E. Kaplan and Y. J. Ding, ``Nonlinear magneto-optics of vacuum," (invited paper) Proc. Int. Conf. on Lasers'89, Dec. 3-8, 1989, New Orleans, LA; STS Press, McLean, VA, 1990, pp. 802-807.

  20. 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. 504-508. ( PDF file )

  21. A. E. Kaplan and Y. J. Ding, ``Nonlinear optics of a single slightly-relativistic electron," in the book ``Nonlinear Optics and Optical Computing"; Eds. S. Martellucci and A. N. Chester, Plenum Press, NY, 1990, pp.131-147. ( PDF file )

  22. 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.93-111. ( PDF file )

  23. 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, North-Holland Press, pp. 323-352 (1991) ( PDF file )

  24. P. L. Shkolnikov and A. E. Kaplan, "Saturation-related X-ray 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. 163-166.

  25. 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: 370-374 (1992).

  26. A. E. Kaplan and P. L. Shkolnikov, "Frequency upconversion of coherent X-rays by third-order nonlinear optical processes in plasma", Proc. of LEOS'92 Proc. (IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society, 1992), pp. 76-77.

  27. P. L. Shkolnikov and A. E. Kaplan, "Resonant frequency transformations of short-wavelength 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. 239-242.

  28. P. L. Shkolnikov, A. E. Kaplan, and A. Lago, "Phase matching for large-scale 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. 137-140.
  29. A. E. Kaplan and P. L. Shkolnikov, "Super-dressed two-level atom: very high order harmonic generation and multi-resonances", 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. 156-158.

  30. E. Hudis, P. L. Shkolnikov, and A. E. Kaplan, "X-ray stimulated electronic Raman scattering in non-ionized 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. 235-238.

  31. A. E. Kaplan and P. L. Shkolnikov, "Super-dressed two-level atom: very high order harmonic generation and related phenomena", Proc. of LEOS'93 (November 15-19, 1993, San Jose, CA), pp. 311-312.

  32. A. E. Kaplan and P. L. Shkolnikov, "Prospects for X-ray 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. 156-175. ( PDF file )

  33. A. E. Kaplan and P. L. Shkolnikov, "Super-dressed two-level atom: very high harmonic generation and multi-resonances", Proc. Int. Conf. on Multiphoton Processes (ICOMP VI), (1993, Quebec-City, Canada); Eds. D. K. Evans and S. L. Chin, World Scientific, Singapore, 1994, pp. 257-260.

  34. P. L. Shkolnikov, A. E. Kaplan, and A. Lago, "Phase-matching optima for high-order multiwave mixing beyond perturbation limit", in "Ultrafast Phenomena IX ", Eds. P. F. Barbara, W. H. Knox, G. A. Mourou, and A. H. Zewail (Springer-Verlag, New York, 1994-95), p. 263-264.

  35. P. L. Shkolnikov and A. E. Kaplan "X-ray + optical nonlinear mixing in plasma", in "X-ray Lasers 1994", Eds. D. C. Eder and D. L. Matthews (AIP, New York, 1994-95), p. 478-482.

  36. P. L. Shkolnikov and A. E. Kaplan "X-ray nonlinear optics with high-order harmonics", in "X-ray Lasers 1994", Eds. D. C. Eder and D. L. Matthews (AIP, New York, 1994-95), p. 522-524.

  37. A. E. Kaplan and P. L. Shkolnikov, "Toward sub-femtosecond 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. 239-269.

  38. P. L. Shkolnikov and A. E. Kaplan, "Review of X-ray nonlinear optics", in Inst. Phys. Conf. Ser.: No. 151, Section 14, X-ray Lasers 1996 Conf., Lund, Sweden (IOP Publ. Ltd., 1996), pp. 512-519

  39. P. L. Shkolnikov and A. E. Kaplan, "Nonlinear processes with X-rays", in Conf. Proc. of LEOS '96 9th Annual Meeting (IEEE, New York, 1996), vol. 2, p. 298-299.

  40. A. E. Kaplan and P. L. Shkolnikov, "Nonlinear optical effects in a super-dressed two-level 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. 251-272.

  41. A. E. Kaplan and E. Hudis, "Modulation-Induced Multi-Transparency, 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. 273-290.

  42. P. L. Shkolnikov and A. E. Kaplan, "Backward and multi-echo field ionization by intense non-envelope '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, 127-129.

  43. A. E. Kaplan, S. F. Straub, and P. L. Shkolnikov, "Sub-cycle pulses and field solitons: near- and sub-femtosecond EM-bubbles", in "Beam shaping and control with nonlinear optics", Eds. Kajar and Reinisch (Plenum Press, 1998), pp. 291-317.

  44. I. Marzoli, I. Bialynicki-Birula, 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. 135-146.

  45. A. E. Kaplan and S. N. Volkov, ""Locsitons" in self-interacting atomic nanolattices", Proc. Intl. Conf., Instabilities and Control of Excitable Networks: From Macro- to Nano-Systems, Dolgoprudny, Russia May 25-30, 2012, pp. 53-68 ( PDF file )

    Patent

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