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  • Editor: C. Martijn de Sterke
  • Vol. 18, Iss. 12 — Jun. 7, 2010
  • pp: 12599–12605

Advanced and delayed images through an image resonator

Makoto Tomita, Parvin Sultana, Akira Takami, and Takahiro Matsumoto  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 18, Issue 12, pp. 12599-12605 (2010)

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We performed optical image propagation experiments in an image resonator consisting of a Fabry-Perot resonator in reflection geometry. Two-dimensional images encoded on optical pulses of 32ns were stored, and either advanced, −6.0ns, or delayed, 10.9ns, using the dispersion relation relevant to the image resonator, in the under- or over- coupling condition, respectively. The overall images are propagated through the resonator clearly, while the diffraction effects were analyzed both in real-space and in k-space.

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OCIS Codes
(260.2030) Physical optics : Dispersion

ToC Category:
Slow and Fast Light

Original Manuscript: April 19, 2010
Revised Manuscript: May 21, 2010
Manuscript Accepted: May 21, 2010
Published: May 27, 2010

Makoto Tomita, Parvin Sultana, Akira Takami, and Takahiro Matsumoto, "Advanced and delayed images through an image resonator," Opt. Express 18, 12599-12605 (2010)

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