Fiber optical parametric amplifiers, oscillators and related devices [E-Book] / Michel E. Marhic.
Marhic, Michel E., (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2008
1 online resource (viii, 366 pages)
englisch
9780511600265
9780521861021
9781107410619
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Properties of single-mode optical fibers
  • 3. Scalar OPA theory
  • 4. Vector OPA theory
  • 5. The optical gain spectrum
  • 6. The nonlinear Schrodinger equation (NLSE)
  • 7. Pulsed-pump OPAs
  • 8. OPO theory
  • 9. Quantum noise figure of fiber OPAs
  • 10. Pump requirements
  • 11. Performance results
  • 12. Potential applications of fiber OPAs and OPOs
  • 13. Nonlinear crosstalk in fiber OPAs
  • 14. Distributed parametric amplification
  • 15. Prospects for future developments
  • A.1 General theorems for solving typical OPA equations
  • A.2 The WKB approximation
  • A.3 Jacobian elliptic function solutions
  • A.4 Solution of four coupled equations for the six-wave model
  • A.5 Summary of useful equations.