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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(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
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)