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Journal of the Optical Society of America B


  • Editor: Henry van Driel
  • Vol. 27, Iss. 11 — Nov. 1, 2010
  • pp: 2378–2383

Two frequency oscillation of a photorefractive oscillator as a perturbation of the mirrorless oscillation

Riadh Rebhi, Pierre Mathey, and Hans-Rudolf Jauslin  »View Author Affiliations

JOSA B, Vol. 27, Issue 11, pp. 2378-2383 (2010)

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We consider the properties of the non-degenerate two frequency regime of oscillation of the semi-linear photorefractive oscillator and analyze its relation with the mirrorless oscillation. We consider the oscillator with or without a frequency shifted feedback by a vibrating mirror. This study shows that these two apparently different phenomena are closely related. We conclude from the obtained results that the two frequency oscillation can be considered as a perturbation of the mirrorless oscillation.

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OCIS Codes
(160.2260) Materials : Ferroelectrics
(190.4380) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, four-wave mixing
(190.5040) Nonlinear optics : Phase conjugation
(190.5330) Nonlinear optics : Photorefractive optics

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

Original Manuscript: July 12, 2010
Revised Manuscript: September 3, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: September 20, 2010
Published: October 22, 2010

Riadh Rebhi, Pierre Mathey, and Hans-Rudolf Jauslin, "Two frequency oscillation of a photorefractive oscillator as a perturbation of the mirrorless oscillation," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 27, 2378-2383 (2010)

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