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Self-sustained modelocking using induced nonlinear birefringence in optical fibres

Langridge, PE, Mcdonald, GS, Firth, WJ and Wabnitz, S 1993, 'Self-sustained modelocking using induced nonlinear birefringence in optical fibres' , Optics Communications, 97 (3-4) , pp. 178-182.

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    Abstract

    A numerical study of self-sustained mode locking due to optically induced nonlinear birefringence is presented. The model incorporates a polarizer, a gain medium, a half-wave plate and a single-mode passive fibre in a ring cavity configuration. The mechanism exploits polarization instability in optical fibre with a weak, linear, intrinsic birefringence

    Item Type: Article
    Themes: Energy
    Media, Digital Technology and the Creative Economy
    Subjects outside of the University Themes
    Schools: Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of Computing, Science and Engineering > Materials & Physics Research Centre
    Journal or Publication Title: Optics Communications
    Publisher: Elsevier
    Refereed: Yes
    ISSN: 0030-4018
    Depositing User: GS McDonald
    Date Deposited: 14 Oct 2011 12:46
    Last Modified: 20 Aug 2013 18:14
    URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/18350

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