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  • Vol. 5, Iss. 11 — Nov. 1, 1988
  • pp: 2374–2378

Suppression of the Raman self-frequency shift by cross-phase modulation

Dieter Schadt and Bozena Jaskorzynska  »View Author Affiliations


JOSA B, Vol. 5, Issue 11, pp. 2374-2378 (1988)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOSAB.5.002374


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Abstract

The Raman self-frequency shift of ultrashort pulses in dispersive optical fibers can be suppressed by cross-phase modulation from a copropagating pump pulse. In both analytical and numerical analyses, we show that the interaction of group-velocity dispersion, cross-phase modulation, and intrapulse stimulated Raman scattering results in a periodic rather than a progressive self-frequency shift.

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Dieter Schadt and Bozena Jaskorzynska, "Suppression of the Raman self-frequency shift by cross-phase modulation," J. Opt. Soc. Am. B 5, 2374-2378 (1988)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/josab/abstract.cfm?URI=josab-5-11-2374


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