Spatial field profiles are measured in a single mode random 1D waveguide. For particular random configurations, we observe resonant coupling via spectrally adjacent modes localized at different positions along the sample length.
© 2005 Optical Society of America
(030.0030) Coherence and statistical optics : Coherence and statistical optics
(030.6600) Coherence and statistical optics : Statistical optics
(290.0290) Scattering : Scattering
(290.4210) Scattering : Multiple scattering
P. H. Sebbah, B. Hu, J. Klosner, and A. Z. Genack, "Resonant Coupling of Localized Modes in One-Dimensional Random Media," in Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics/Quantum Electronics and Laser Science and Photonic Applications Systems Technologies, Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2005), paper QThH3.