The output of an unlocked optically injected semiconductor laser exhibits a two-sided spectral distribution about its lasing frequency. The experimental results are explained by coupled phase and amplitude modulation and described by a rate-equation analysis.
© 1986 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: November 18, 1985
Manuscript Accepted: February 20, 1986
Published: May 1, 1986
P. Gallion, G. Debarge, and C. Chabran, "Output spectrum of an unlocked optically driven semiconductor laser," Opt. Lett. 11, 294-296 (1986)