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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 10 — May. 15, 1980
  • pp: 1618–1621

Matrix methods for bare resonator eigenvalue analysis

W. P. Latham, Jr. and G. C. Dente  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 19, Issue 10, pp. 1618-1621 (1980)

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Bare resonator eigenvalues have traditionally been calculated using Fox and Li iterative techniques or the Prony method presented by Siegman and Miller. A theoretical framework for bare resonator eigenvalue analysis is presented. Several new methods are given and compared with the Prony method.

© 1980 Optical Society of America

Original Manuscript: November 3, 1979
Published: May 15, 1980

W. P. Latham and G. C. Dente, "Matrix methods for bare resonator eigenvalue analysis," Appl. Opt. 19, 1618-1621 (1980)

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