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  • Editor: James C. Wyant
  • Vol. 47, Iss. 14 — May. 10, 2008
  • pp: 2648–2654

Characteristics of the injection-locked master–slave lasers

Liping Zhang, Ruhai Dou, and Jianguo Chen  »View Author Affiliations

Applied Optics, Vol. 47, Issue 14, pp. 2648-2654 (2008)

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The system of injection-locked master–slave lasers (MSLs) has been studied. The solutions to the rate equations describing the phase-locked state of MSLs have been given. The equation to test the stability of the phase-locked state of slave lasers has been deduced, and the stabilities of the phase-locked state have been studied under the conditions in which the system operates in the in-phase and out-phase modes, respectively. Finally, other properties of phase-locked MSLs have been investigated.

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OCIS Codes
(140.3430) Lasers and laser optics : Laser theory
(140.3520) Lasers and laser optics : Lasers, injection-locked
(140.5960) Lasers and laser optics : Semiconductor lasers
(140.3325) Lasers and laser optics : Laser coupling

ToC Category:
Lasers and Laser Optics

Original Manuscript: January 22, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: March 13, 2008
Published: May 7, 2008

Liping Zhang, Ruhai Dou, and Jianguo Chen, "Characteristics of the injection-locked master-slave lasers," Appl. Opt. 47, 2648-2654 (2008)

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