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APPLICATIONS-CENTERED RESEARCH IN OPTICS

  • Editor: Joseph N. Mait
  • Vol. 50, Iss. 20 — Jul. 10, 2011
  • pp: 3475–3481

Strong infrared radiation through passive dispersive wave generation and its control

Samudra Roy, Debashri Ghosh, Shyamal K. Bhadra, Kunimasa Saitoh, and Masanori Koshiba  »View Author Affiliations


Applied Optics, Vol. 50, Issue 20, pp. 3475-3481 (2011)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.50.003475


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Abstract

We observe strong infrared (IR) radiation as a result of passive dispersive wave generation for a realistic microstructured fiber having two zero-dispersion wavelengths. The IR radiation frequency can be suitably controlled by varying the operational wavelength, which falls in the first normal dispersion regime. The amplitude of the radiation can be significantly increased by introducing a suitable amount of chirp in the input pulse. This strong phase-matching radiation can be considered as an alternative solution for the IR laser for different applications.

© 2011 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(190.4370) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, fibers
(190.5650) Nonlinear optics : Raman effect
(060.4005) Fiber optics and optical communications : Microstructured fibers

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: February 17, 2011
Revised Manuscript: May 3, 2011
Manuscript Accepted: May 18, 2011
Published: July 5, 2011

Citation
Samudra Roy, Debashri Ghosh, Shyamal K. Bhadra, Kunimasa Saitoh, and Masanori Koshiba, "Strong infrared radiation through passive dispersive wave generation and its control," Appl. Opt. 50, 3475-3481 (2011)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/ao/abstract.cfm?URI=ao-50-20-3475


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