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  • Vol. 5, Iss. 11 — Nov. 1, 1988
  • pp: 2363–2367

Raman wave front of higher-order Stokes and four-wave mixing processes

Xusan Cheng and Takayoshi Kobayashi  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 5, Issue 11, pp. 2363-2367 (1988)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.5.002363


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Abstract

By using Gaussian—Hermite-mode expansion, the Raman nonlinear wave equations for the second-order Stokes field generated in the processes of cascade Raman scattering and four-wave mixing are solved for the case of a pump with a focused Gaussian beam. The numerical analysis is made under tight and soft focusing cases, and the calculated results are compared with our recent experiment.

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Xusan Cheng and Takayoshi Kobayashi, "Raman wave front of higher-order Stokes and four-wave mixing processes," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 5, 2363-2367 (1988)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-5-11-2363


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