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  • Vol. 31, Iss. 24 — Aug. 20, 1992
  • pp: 4922–4925

Four-wave difference mixing in Na in a CH4–air flame

J. P. Singh and F. Y. Yueh  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 31, Issue 24, pp. 4922-4925 (1992)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.31.004922


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Abstract

A four-wave difference mixing signal has been observed for what is, to our knowledge, the first time, in sodium in a methane–air flame. The experimental conditions used to observe the signal in the flame are reported. An explanation of the observed signal in terms of near two photon resonant difference four-wave mixing is proposed.

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Original Manuscript: January 9, 1992
Published: August 20, 1992

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J. P. Singh and F. Y. Yueh, "Four-wave difference mixing in Na in a CH4–air flame," Appl. Opt. 31, 4922-4925 (1992)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-31-24-4922


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