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  • Vol. 15, Iss. 7 — Jul. 1, 1998
  • pp: 2083–2091

Gain spectra of beam coupling in photorefractive semiconductors

G. Brost, J. Norman, S. Odoulov, K. Shcherbin, A. Shumelyuk, and V. Taranov  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 15, Issue 7, pp. 2083-2091 (1998)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.15.002083


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Abstract

The photorefractive recording dynamics of two-beam coupling in semi-insulating semiconductors by beams with slightly different frequencies are studied theoretically and experimentally. The influences of bulk absorption, Gaussian beam profiles, and experimental geometry on the temporal response are analyzed. These effects act to narrow the bandwidth. Measurement of the material photorefractive time constant is discussed. 1998 Optical Society of America S0740-3224(98)00307-5

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OCIS Codes
(130.5990) Integrated optics : Semiconductors
(190.5330) Nonlinear optics : Photorefractive optics
(190.7070) Nonlinear optics : Two-wave mixing

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G. Brost, J. Norman, S. Odoulov, K. Shcherbin, A. Shumelyuk, and V. Taranov, "Gain spectra of beam coupling in photorefractive semiconductors," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 15, 2083-2091 (1998)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-15-7-2083


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