A coupled-mode theory is developed for photorefractive hologram sharing in mutually pumped phase conjugators. The theory shows that the spatial gain coefficients for the mutually conjugated beams are twice as large as those of other scattered beams.
© 1989 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: February 16, 1989
Published: June 1, 1989
Pochi Yeh, "Coupled–mode theory of hologram sharing in mutually pumped phase conjugators," Appl. Opt. 28, 1961-1964 (1989)