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  • Editor: J. H. Eberly
  • Vol. 8, Iss. 2 — Jan. 15, 2001
  • pp: 66–75

Mixed electromagnetically and self-induced transparency

M. O. Scully, G. S. Agarwal, O. Kocharovskaya, V. V. Kozlov, and A. B. Matsko  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Express, Vol. 8, Issue 2, pp. 66-75 (2001)

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We show that application of self-induced transparency (SIT) solitons as a driving field in V-type electromagnetically induced transparency (EIT) leads to “mixed induced transparency” (MIT) that nicely combines the best features of both SIT and EIT.

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OCIS Codes
(020.1670) Atomic and molecular physics : Coherent optical effects
(270.5530) Quantum optics : Pulse propagation and temporal solitons

ToC Category:
Focus Issue: Quantum control of photons and matter

Original Manuscript: November 7, 2000
Published: January 15, 2001

Marlan Scully, Girish Saran Agarwal, Olga Kocharovskaya, Victor Kozlov, and Andrey Matsko, "Mixed electromagnetically and self-induced transparency," Opt. Express 8, 66-75 (2001)

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