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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 2 — Feb. 1, 2002
  • pp: 261–267

Influence of ac Stark shifts on the propagation of phase-controlled lasers in a two-level medium

Takashi Nakajima  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 19, Issue 2, pp. 261-267 (2002)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.19.000261


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Abstract

We investigate the influence of ac Stark shifts on the propagation of phase-controlled two-color lasers in a two-level medium. By solving the coupled partial differential equations for atoms and fields simultaneously, it is found that the propagation dynamics are significantly modified due to the time-dependent ac Stark shifts.

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OCIS Codes
(190.4380) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, four-wave mixing
(190.5530) Nonlinear optics : Pulse propagation and temporal solitons
(270.4180) Quantum optics : Multiphoton processes

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Takashi Nakajima, "Influence of ac Stark shifts on the propagation of phase-controlled lasers in a two-level medium," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 19, 261-267 (2002)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-19-2-261


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