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  • Vol. 22, Iss. 23 — Dec. 1, 1983
  • pp: 3859–3863

Quasi-stationary multiple stimulated Raman generation in the visible using optical fibers

Felipe Rudge Barbosa  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 22, Issue 23, pp. 3859-3863 (1983)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.22.003859


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Abstract

Several orders of stimulated Raman scattering (SRS) in monomode and multimode fibers have been observed. The relatively low power in the visible used in the quasi-stationary regime permitted observation of sharply defined Stokes and anti-Stokes spectral lines without any continua. Results of pump-to-Stokes power conversion in a monomode fiber indicate a striking equivalence between pump power and fiber length. The dependence of multiple SRS generation/amplification with these parameters is investigated up to the limit of near total pump extinction. We propose a qualitative explanation of these facts, although a detailed theory of nonlinear behavior of fibers is wanting. Parametric four-photon mixing is again confirmed to account for the generation of stimulated anti-Stokes radiation in multimode fibers and its absolute absence in monomode fibers.

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History
Original Manuscript: May 21, 1983
Published: December 1, 1983

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Felipe Rudge Barbosa, "Quasi-stationary multiple stimulated Raman generation in the visible using optical fibers," Appl. Opt. 22, 3859-3863 (1983)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-22-23-3859


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