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  • Vol. 27, Iss. 13 — Jul. 1, 2002
  • pp: 1138–1140

Parametric amplifiers driven by two pump waves with dissimilar frequencies

C. J. McKinstrie and S. Radic  »View Author Affiliations

Optics Letters, Vol. 27, Issue 13, pp. 1138-1140 (2002)

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Parametric amplifiers driven by two pump waves are studied numerically. For typical parameters, one can design an amplifier that produces uniform gain over a range of wavelengths that extends at least 33 nm on either side of the average pump wavelength.

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OCIS Codes
(060.2320) Fiber optics and optical communications : Fiber optics amplifiers and oscillators
(190.4380) Nonlinear optics : Nonlinear optics, four-wave mixing
(190.4970) Nonlinear optics : Parametric oscillators and amplifiers

C. J. McKinstrie and S. Radic, "Parametric amplifiers driven by two pump waves with dissimilar frequencies," Opt. Lett. 27, 1138-1140 (2002)

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