Meaning of NONLINEAR SCATTERING in English

Direct conversion of a photon from one wavelength to one or more other wavelengths. Note 1: In an optical fiber , nonlinear scattering is usually not important below the threshold irradiance for stimulated nonlinear scattering. Note 2: Examples of nonlinear scattering are Raman and Brillouin scattering .

Telecommunication standard terms English vocab.      Английский словарь стандартных телекоммуникационных терминов.