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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 16, Iss. 4 — Feb. 18, 2008
  • pp: 2636–2645

Initial development of supercontinuum in fibers with anomalous dispersion pumped by nanosecond - long pulses

N. Korneev, E. A. Kuzin, B. Ibarra-Escamilla, M. Bello-Jiménez, and A. Flores-Rosas  »View Author Affiliations


Optics Express, Vol. 16, Issue 4, pp. 2636-2645 (2008)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/OE.16.002636


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Abstract

We propose and compare with experimental data a two-stage model of supercontinuum formation in a fiber for nanosecond-long pulse with intensities in 10W range. As a result of the first stage, the sea of solitons is formed. The second stage is spectrum modification because of Raman interaction.

© 2008 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(060.5530) Fiber optics and optical communications : Pulse propagation and temporal solitons
(190.4370) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, fibers

ToC Category:
Nonlinear Optics

History
Original Manuscript: January 30, 2008
Manuscript Accepted: February 4, 2008
Published: February 12, 2008

Citation
N. Korneev, E. A. Kuzin, B. Ibarra-Escamilla, M. Bello-Jimènez, and A. Flores-Rosas, "Initial development of supercontinuum in fibers with anomalous dispersion pumped by nanosecond - long pulses," Opt. Express 16, 2636-2645 (2008)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/oe/abstract.cfm?URI=oe-16-4-2636


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