Optically modulated X-ray diffraction

Isaac Freund, B. F. Levine

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The spatial variation in the response of the electronic charge distribution of an atom to an applied electric field is shown to be observable by means of a measurement of the spontaneous parametric decay of an x-ray pump into the optical region.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1241-1245
Number of pages5
JournalPhysical Review Letters
Issue number18
StatePublished - 1970
Externally publishedYes


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