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  • Vol. 19, Iss. 3 — Mar. 1, 2002
  • pp: 454–460

Modulational instability processes in optical isotropic fibers under dual-frequency circular polarization pumping

Guy Millot, Stephane Pitois, and Patrice Tchofo Dinda  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 19, Issue 3, pp. 454-460 (2002)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.19.000454


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Abstract

Experiments are presented showing that, under dual-frequency, circular polarization pumping, host modulational instability processes can be generated in a single-mode isotropic fiber by careful tuning of the frequency spacing between the pumps.

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OCIS Codes
(190.0190) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics
(190.2620) Nonlinear optics : Harmonic generation and mixing
(190.4380) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, four-wave mixing
(190.4410) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, parametric processes

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Guy Millot, Stephane Pitois, and Patrice Tchofo Dinda, "Modulational instability processes in optical isotropic fibers under dual- frequency circular polarization pumping," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 19, 454-460 (2002)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-19-3-454


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