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  • Editor: Michael Duncan
  • Vol. 12, Iss. 13 — Jun. 28, 2004
  • pp: 2999–3010

Nonlinear dynamics of two-wave coupling process

M.R. Sayeh and A. Siahmakoun  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 12, Issue 13, pp. 2999-3010 (2004)

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We present a closed-form solution for the two-wave coupling process, resulting in a solution with an interesting part, the arbitrary function Λ(t), not being considered in the previous works. In the photorefractive medium, it has been shown that a moving grating will produce a phase shift in the coupling constant. To our knowledge, this has not been derived directly from the grating dynamic equations. We will also show that the temporal dynamics does not have any asymptotically stable equilibrium points of an exponential form. As an example, we have developed resonance conditions resulting in a new expression for the frequency detuning of a resonator with a photorefractive gain medium.

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OCIS Codes
(190.0190) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics
(190.5330) Nonlinear optics : Photorefractive optics
(190.7070) Nonlinear optics : Two-wave mixing
(210.0210) Optical data storage : Optical data storage
(210.2860) Optical data storage : Holographic and volume memories

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Original Manuscript: May 28, 2004
Revised Manuscript: June 18, 2004
Published: June 28, 2004

M. Sayeh and A. Siahmakoun, "Nonlinear dynamics of two-wave coupling process," Opt. Express 12, 2999-3010 (2004)

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